1558 Cellulose Acetate

1558 Cellulose Acetate

General Description

Cellulose Acetate sheets for healthcare are thin thermoplastic products that are lightweight and very flexible, yet strong. This is renewable cellulose material harvested from trees in sustainably managed forests. Spartech CA offers proven optical clarity and scratch resistance under a wide range of temperatures. Spartech CA also exhibits excellent resistance to Acetone, Methanol, Isopropanol, 20 percent ammonium hydroxide and acetic acid; sanitizing agents for when the product is used in splash protection applications.


Properties Test Method Value UOM
Thickness ASTM D-792 0.042 in
Tensile Strength ASTM D-882 5,400 psi
Tensile Elongation ASTM D-882 40 %
Water Absorption (24 hrs @ 23°C) ASTM D-570 4 %
Light Transmission ASTM D-1003 88 %
Flammability ASTM D-568 0.4 in2/sec
Flammability ASTM D-635 1.7 in/Min
Spartech 1558 Cellulose Acetate

Product Information

Item Description
Product Line Spartech
Item Code 1558 Cellulose Acetate
Material Description Cellulose Acetate CA
Product Description Sheeting P/P
  • Clear Cellulose Acetate – Polished surfaces. Designed to meet the requirements of ANSI Z87.1 and LP-504 Type I
  • High clarity
  • Chemical resistance
  • Excellent optical clarity
  • Superior chemical resistance compared to other options
  • Excellent impact resistance
  • Easy processing
  • Environmentally Superior— Cellulose used to manufacture our sheet stock comes from trees harvested from sustainably managed forests. 40–50% by weight is renewable content


Polymer Tag Polymer Name
Cellulose Acetate Cellulose Acetate

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