Engineering Plastics

Polyethylene PE500 Plastic Sheet (HMWPE)

Polyethylene HMWPE Plastic Sheet




   Food Approved Product

Related Products:
Polyethylene PE300 - HDPE
Polyethylene PE1000 - UHMW
Polyethylene PE1000 - Metal Detectable
Polyethylene PE1000 - HOT (high temp)
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Polyethylene PE500 plastic sheet (HMWPE) offers increased wear resistance and impact strength compared to HDPE. It is extremely strong with excellent wear resistance due to its low coefficient of friction. It also has excellent chemical resistance, very low moisture absorption and is FDA approved.

Key Features:

  • Very good electrical insulation.
  • Difficult to bond.
  • Easily welded.

Temperature: up to +75ºC, +90ºC short term.

Applications: Wear strips, chain guides, chute linings, buffers, cutting boards, change parts & protection strips.



Colour: Black, green, red, blue and yellow. Other colours available upon request.
Sheet size (mm): 2000 x 1000, 3000 x 1220.
Thickness (mm): 5 to 150.


*If a specific colour of material is required, please state this in writing at the point of enquiry.

Cut Pieces Available


PE500 Polyetheylene plastic sheet is sometimes referred to 'Corrothene® T500' which is a registered trade mark of PAR Group Ltd. 


Also available: higher temperature grade (up to +130ºC) and metal detectable grades.

Technical Specification:

Polyethylene PE500 (HMWPE) Plastic Sheet Technical Data Sheet (TDS)
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Polyethylene PE500 (HMWPE) Food Approval Information
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Alternative Products

PE500 Speckle

We also offer PE500 'Speckle' as an alternative product to Polyethylene HMWPE (PE500).

PE500 'Speckle' - Information & Technical Data Sheet
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