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Food Contact EPS

Food contact grade expandable polystyrenes


Product designation Nominal volatile level (by wt.) Average bead size Recommended Density
T280CZ 5.65% 400 µm ≥ 3 pcf
C334H 6.2% 500 µm ≥ 1.35 pcf
* Density potential is a function of utilities and expander capabilities; the above values represent optimum expansion conditions.
  • Customized formulations of food contact EPS is available. Speak with your StyroChem® representative.
  • Delivered in FIBC packaging of 2204 pounds (1MT). Box packaging available at additional cost.


  • StyroChem® food contact grades comply with the Code of Federal Regulations title 21, section 177.1640 (polystyrene) and 178.3010 (pentane blowing agents) as governed by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
  • StyroChem® food contact grades comply with European Union food contact regulations including Framework Regulation (EC) No. 1935/2004 and Directive 2002/72/EC.
  • Letters of no objection have been issued by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency covering all of StyroChem® food contact grades.
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