Category Archives: Arcel®

ARCEL Resin Performance

By: Ryan Olson, Packaging Specialist ARCEL® resin allows our customers to reach sustainability goals by minimizing package size with appropriate foam properties: Reduction of foam in required design Source reduction-reducing foam and corrugate Better pallet utilization of parts per pallet … Continue reading

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Arcel Resin vs Molded Pulp

By: Ryan Olson, Packaging Specialist Arcel® resin has been used by many cabinet manufacturers to eliminate the multiple steps in packaging components.   ACH Foam’s Arcel® is less abrasive compared to pulp and corrugate, allowing for less material requirement and steps … Continue reading

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Arcel Foam- A perfect blend of EPS & PE

By:  Chris Benson, Packaging Specialist ARCEL is the brand name of NOVA Chemicals’ PE+PS Inter-Polymer. The bead has a polystyrene core surrounded by an exterior coating of polyethylene. This unique combination gives ARCEL a special structure, which enables the best … Continue reading

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ACH Foam Technologies and Nova Chemical Team to Bring You ARCEL®

By: Greg Aron, Regional Sales Manager ARCEL® is the brand name of NOVA Chemicals’ PE+PS Inter-Polymer expandable beaded resin.  The unique polymerization technology gives ARCEL® a special structure, which enables the best combination of the resilience, flexibility, solvent resistance, and … Continue reading

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