Styrenics

Styrenics are polymeric materials based on styrenes that are used in a very large number of sectors through a range of transformation technologies.

Styrenic products include a broad range of Expandable Polystyrene (EPS), General Purpose Polystyrene(GPPS),  and High Impact Polystyrene grades(HIPS). General Purpose Polystyrene(GPPS),  and High Impact Polystyrene grades(HIPS) for multiple applications suitable for injection molding and extrusion processes.Expandable polystyrene features products designed for block and shape molding used in the construction and packaging industries, as well as products for more specialized fields, such as lightweight brick and plaster.

The most common applications are for industrial packaging and in the food industry, small and large electrical appliances, building isolation, electrical and electronic devices, household appliances, car components and toys.

Features & Benefits

Very easy processability.
Good mechanical and thermal properties.
High transparency and colour stability.
Resistance to chemical agents.
Food contact suitability.

Applications

  • Food packaging and disposables
  • Large and small appliances
  • Electrical & electronics
  • Housewares and small appliances
  • Toys, musical instruments and medicals
  • Stationery and sport/leisure
  • Building insulation