1073D Tyvek® is made of polyethylene fibers randomly laid and compressed to form a remarkably tough material that's ideal for all printing applications where durability is of prime importance. Tyvek® is strong, lightweight, flexible, smooth, low linting, opaque and resistant to water, chemical abrasion and aging. Its unique combination of properties makes Tyvek® ideal for a broad range of applications that involve printing and converting. All Graphic styles of Tyvek® have been certified by RIT to run on HP Indigo rollfeed presses. No coating is required to obtain high quality results.


Unit of Measure

Physical Properties


N/A 7.5 mils


N/A 9.43 msi/lb

Tensile Strength (CD)

N/A 41.7 lbs/in

Tensile Strength Machine Direction (MD)

N/A 41.7 lbs/in.


N/A 4.70 SFU


N/A 95.1%

Shelf Life

N/A Unless specified otherwise in this document, one year when stored at 72 °F at 50% RH