Amoco Propex® 4553

Data For Comparison

Amoco Propex® 4553 was a nonwoven, needlepunched geotextile made of 100% polypropylene. Amoco Propex® 4553 is NO LONGER MANUFACTURED as of 2005. The information for this sheet is taken from the 2005 "GFR Specifier's Guide." This data sheet for Amoco Propex® 4553 is provided for comparison purposes only.

PROPERTY TEST METHOD ENGLISH METRIC
Weight - Typical ASTM D-5261 N/A N/A
Tensile Strength ASTM D-4632 203 lbs 900 N
Elongation @ Break ASTM D-4632 50% 50%
Puncture Strength* ASTM D-4833* 120 lbs 533 N
Trapezoidal Tear ASTM D-4533 80 lbs 355 N
Apparent Opening Size ASTM D-4751 100 US Sieve 0.150 mm
Permittivity ASTM D-4491 1.50 Sec-1 1.50 Sec-1
Water Flow Rate ASTM D-4491 110 g/min/sf 4,470 l/min/sm