EPS is a closed cell of lightweight, rigid, foam plastic, composed of carbon and hydrogen molecules.
It is derived from petroleum and natural gas by-products.
Sundolitt EPS is 98% air.
Key properties of Sunde EPS - for packaging products
˛ high thermal insulation value
˛ excellent shock absorption
˛ high compressive strength
˛ durability in humid conditions
˛ does not asorb moisture
˛ does not support fungal, bacteriological or animal growth
˛ odourless, tasteless, hygienic
˛ suitable for direct-contact, food packaging
˛ less energy used in its manufacture
˛ no chlorofluorocarbons - CFCs
˛ no hydrochlorofluorocarbons - HCFCs
˛ can be recycled or used as fuel for power generation
˛ environmentally friendly
˛ readily accepts printed or embossed corporate branding or adhesive labelling