Tag Archives: Recycling

Can EPS be recycled? YES, Absolutely!

By: Chris Benson, Packaging Specialist Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) can and has been recycled for over 25 years! Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation regarding EPS and it is a battle to get the truth out to businesses and consumers. … Continue reading

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Flawed Studies and Misleading Statements Lead to EPS Ban in San Francisco

By: John Cowan, Regional Sales Manager Last summer the San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance banning EPS products to include transport packaging, coolers, beach toys, and other EPS products. According to the Board of Supervisors, this progressive legislation … Continue reading

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EPS Foam and the Holidays

By:  Joe Kurz, Packaging Specialist Inevitably EPS foam will be a part of the holidays for many households. It will safely carry electronics, appliances, colognes, wine, and food to their final destinations. Having performed its original intended purpose, now is … Continue reading

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Responsible Packaging

By:  Dennis Smith, Packaging Specialist From Greener Packaging Magazine (Durable & Responsible) – “Many are not aware polystyrene (EPS) packaging is recyclable and is being recycled successfully by businesses and consumers across the United States.  The 2010 Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) … Continue reading

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Recycled Polystyrene Foam materials are “rich” in value

By: Ryan Olson, Packaging Specialist Companies value the “recycled” material used to make a variety of the items seen on shelves today, anything from picture frames to plastic lumber and chairs. Is your company or business recycling Polystyrene? If not, … Continue reading

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