LIFOAM INDUSTRIES Expanded Polystyrene Recycling Information


Our family is a lot like yours! Just like you, Lifoam's workforce is made up of people that care deeply for the environment.

Lifoam brands aggressively support efforts to reduce the impact of our business processes and products on the environment. We are confident that not only are the insulating and packaging solutions we offer sensible and economical but also ecologically responsible as well.

Lifoam is an active member of the Association of Foam Packaging Recyclers (AFPR), whom amongst its many initiatives offer post consumer recycling for the public.

Lifoam manufacturing sites adhere to all EPA guidelines and are approved for the manufacturing of E.P.S. (expandable poly-styrene) under the EPA's clean air act.

Lifoam contracts with "Environ" a leading environmental consulting firm to insure environmental compliance at all of its manufacturing facilities.


Fast Facts on EPS
EPS has never contained ozone depleting chlorofluoro carbons.
EPS foam is 100% recyclable
EPS foam uses a fraction of the energy needed to produce similar items made of paper, pulp or other plastic materials.
All EPS products take up less than 1% (0.7%) in weight and volume the amount of space in public landfills. Foam coolers being an even smaller fraction, represented as such, as the period at the end of this sentence.
Lifoam Industries accepts any polystyrene product at its 6 plant locations for individual consumer recycling.
Lifoam is an active member of A.F.P.R. Alliance of Foam Packaging Recyclers
Lifoam is an active sponsor of the K.A.B. Keep America Beautiful Campaign

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