foamed polystyrene

foamed polystyrene

A foamed plastic weighing about 1 lb per cu ft (0.016 gm per cu cm); grease-resistant, low in cost, high in thermal insulation value.
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Expandable polystyrene (EPS) is the raw material used for molding foamed polystyrene products.
Foamed polystyrene is familiar to consumers and most commonly known for its use as foam cups and containers, protective packaging and building insulation.
The fastest growth for foamed polystyrene is anticipated in building and other insulation applications.
The chemical building blocks of foamed polystyrene have been detected in areas of the Pacific Ocean, and lab experiments demonstrate that the plastic degrades at seawater temperatures, researchers reported August 19.
A27529 polystyrene flame-retardant concentrate for use in foamed polystyrene applications.
Susan Herrenbruck is executive director of the Foamed Polystyrene Alliance (FPSA), headquartered in Washington, D.
Foamed polystyrene demand will be fueled by increased use in a number of new insulation products and renewed growth in packaging applications.
There are accusations that foamed polystyrene contributes to ozone layer depletion by people who continue to use refrigerators and air conditioners but who don't realize that the use of CFCs for foaming plastics was never very common and is now not really significant.
PolyRenew(TM)polystyrene, produced with post-consumer recycled content provided by NextLife through an agreement with HAVI Global Solutions (HGS), fills an unmet sustainable product need in the foamed polystyrene foodservice market segment.
Tenders are invited for Purchase of foamed polystyrene trays for automatic packaging of poultry meat productsTotal estimated purchase cost
8%/yr through 2013; demand for foamed polystyrene is forecast to rise 2.