Polystyrene is an extremely light weight material, typically weighing between 12 and 30 kgs per cubic metre. Polystyrene has many advantages over other materials in packaging and building applications, its lightweight characteristic is a major advantage in providing structural design.
Polystyrene is an inert, organic material, and therefore will not rot and is highly resistant to mildew. It provides no nutritive value to plants, animals, or rodents. Polystyrene will last the life of most buildings in which it is used, provided it does not suffer physical damage.
Polystyrene has exceptional insulation properties, this makes it ideal for wall and underfloor insulation, external cladding of buildings and food packaging. Because of its cellular structure. Polystyrene is dimensionally stable, and will not settle over time and retain it thermal properties.
Polystyrene has excellent shock absorbing characteristics making it the first choice for packaging of a wide range of products including electronic products and computers. Its predictable characteristics enable packaging to be designed to suit each product.
Based in Perth Western Australia, Polystyrene Industries are specialist manufacturers of high quality expanded polystyrene (EPS) products for building, commercial and custom mould requirements. Polystyrene Industries is a fully owned subsidiary of Joyce Foam Products.
Leading the way in the development of cost effective and practical applications for architectural, landscape and other building requirements, Polystyrene Industries have an advanced computer cutting facility to ensure your specific needs are met efficiently and with precision.
• General packaging
• Building and Construction
• Architectural moldings
• Pipe insulation
• Sheet insulation
• Landscaping fillers
• Formwork (Precast)
• Seafood / Produce / Export / Medical and Catering Boxes