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101 Applications for Polystyrene & Polypropylene

To give you an idea of just how versatile our materials are we have put together a definitive list of 101 different applications for Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) and Expanded Polypropylene (EPP). To make it a little easier to digest we have divided the list into 12 application areas.

Automotive

1. Bumper Cores
2. Boot In-fills
3. Void Fillers
4. Roof Liners
5. Head Rests
6. Head Impact
7. Knee Bolsters
8. Side Impact Protection
9. Car Seating
10. Sun visors
11. Car Air Conditioning Liners
12. Under Bonnet Battery Liners
13. Under Bonnet Sound Deadening
14. Material Handling Dunnage

Protective Packaging

15. Television Packaging
16. Cooker Packaging
17. Appliance Packaging
18. Packaging Electrical Appliances i.e. irons, toasters etc

Food

19. Temperature Controlled Packaging
20. Produce Packaging lettuce, tomatoes, broccoli etc
21. Ice Cream Transport
22. Hot & Cold Catering Boxes
23. Cool Boxes
24. Shipping Live Foods
25. Beer can coolers
26. Cool boxes i.e. picnic box
27. Fish Boxes
28. Egg Boxes
29. Gateau / cake rings
30. Drinks Cups
31. Wine Packs
32. Synthetic Corks

Construction

33. Insulated Concrete Forms (ICFs)
34. Playground flooring
35. External Door Insulation
36. Ceiling Tiles
37. Boiler Jackets Insulation
38. Floatation – Pontoons, Mariners Buoys
39. Cavity wall Insulation
40. Road Construction
41. Building Facades
42. Landscaping
43. Load Bearing Applications
44. Under-floor heating tiles
45. Acoustic Tiles
46. Sound Deadening

Consumer Products

47. Surfboards
48. Baby Seats (Cushi Tush)
49. Child Car Seat Components
50. Shelving
51. Bee Hives
52. Compost Bins

Advanced Shapes

53. Mannequin Heads, torsos, limbs etc
54. 3D Lettering
55. Staging, Movie / Theatre Props
56. Signage
57. Beanbags
58. Exhibition Stands
59. Outdoor Games (big chess boards)
60. Point of Sale Displays

MOD

61. Military helmets
62. Grenade Cases
63. Ammo and Weaponry Cases
64. Body Protection
65. Ballistics and Shrapnel Resistance

Insulation & HVAC

66. Heating Components
67. Air Conditioning Components
68. Tap and Pipe Insulation
69. Polystyrene Sheet
70. Water Sample Testing
71. Incubators, Eggs, Reptiles
72. Fridge Components
73. Hot Tub Covers

Horticulture

74. Seed Trays
75. Plant Pots
76. Raised Beds
77. Soil Aeration

Seating

78. Outdoor Seating
79. Event Seating
80. Wheel Chair Seating Components
81. Aircraft Seating
82. Aeroplane Seat Tray In Fills
83. Horse Saddles
84. Furniture Components

Safety & Transport

85. Bike Helmets
86. Medical Supports (Head bracing)
87. Human Organ Transportation
88. Packaging for Essential Medicines
89. Chemical Storage
90. Buoyancy Aids
91. Leisure Craft Buoyancy
92. Shipping Fragile Antiques
93. Shipping Fossils, Dinosaur Bones, Relics
94. Alternative to Wooden Pallets (PolyPallet)

Prototypes, Hobbies and Crafts

95. Block for Prototypes & Custom Modelling
96. Display & Exhibition Models / Sculptures
97. Sculpting Marquette's
98. Model Boats
99. Model railways accessories
100. Remote Controlled Vehicles
101. Model Planes

 

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