Products

Styropek has a wide variety of beads (modified and unmodified) designed to provide exceptional performance when used in applications in the EPS market.

These applications include, but are not limited to, the construction industry, thermal insulation, part molding, and industrial packaging.

Modified Pearls (with flame retardant)

Styropek BF(95)

Styropek® BF series products include the BF-295, BF-395, BF-395M, BF-395S and BF-495. Styropek® BF products can be used in a wide variety of applications including building blocks, panels, thermal / acoustic insulation and general packaging. Additional applications include ICF’s (“insulated concrete forms”), thin-walled part molding, lost heart casting part molding and other protective packaging.
For more details about BF pearls and their applications, please refer to the technical sheet.

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Lista de Productos BF(95)

PRODUCTOS APPLICATIONS CERTIFICATIONS
Styropek® BF 295 Block molding applications, low-range densities, thickness of wall >12 cm., with excellent fusion and high regrind addition.

ASTM E-84/UL-723 & CAN/ULC S102.2 for surface burning characteristics of building materials

Physical Properties ASTM C-578 and CAN/ULC S701-11

ASTM D6817 for Geofoam application.

Internacional Code Compliance Evaluation Service report ESR 1498 (ICC)

UL 94 for flammability for parts in Devices and Appliances, rated as HF- 1

GREENGUARD UL 2818 for Chemical Emissions (VOC’s) for building materials, finishes and furnishings

REACH & RoHS compliance for use as packaging material in electronic devices

FMVSS 302 Flammability of materials used in the occupant compartments of motor vehicles according to DOT-US (Department of Transport of US)

Styropek® BF 395  

Block molding applications, especially suited for fabrications requiring excellent surface appearance.
Styropek® BF 395S Shape molding applications requiring modified material or high density block molding applications with excellent surface appearance. Shorter aging and cycle times than regular BF-395 product.
Styropek® BF 495 Shape molding for thin walled applications with fast cycles requiring modified material.
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Modified Pearls (with flame retardant)

Styropek BFL95

Styropek®BFL series products include the BFL 295, BFL 395, BFL 397, BFL 397S and BFL 495. Styropek® BFL products can be used in a wide variety of applications, including building blocks, panels, thermal insulation / acoustic in general, flotation and packaging in general.

For more details about BFL beads and their applications, please refer to the technical sheet.

Tabla de Productos BFL(95)

PRODUCTOS APPLICATIONS CERTIFICATIONS
STYROPEK® BFL- 295 Block molding applications, low and high densities requiring excellent fusion or with regrind.

ASTM E-84/UL-723 & CAN/ULC S102.2 for surface burning characteristics of building materials

Physical Properties ASTM C-578 and CAN/ULC S701-11

ASTM D6817 for Geofoam application.

Internacional Code Compliance Evaluation Service report ESR 1498 (ICC)

UL 94 for flammability for parts in Devices and Appliances, rated as HF- 1

GREENGUARD UL 2818 for Chemical Emissions (VOC’s) for building materials, finishes and furnishings

REACH & RoHS compliance for use as packaging material in electronic devices

FMVSS 302 Flammability of materials used in the occupant compartments of motor vehicles according to DOT-US (Department of Transport of US)

STYROPEK® BFL- 395 Block molding applications, especially suited for fabrication requiring excellent surface appearance.
STYROPEK® BFL- 397 Shape molding applications requiring modified material or high density block molding applications with excellent surface appearance.
STYROPEK® BFL- 397S Shape molding applications requiring modified material or high density block molding applications with excellent surface appearance. Shorter aging and cycle times than regular BFL-397 product.
STYROPEK® BFL- 495 Shape molding for thin walled applications with fast cycles requiring modified material.

Unmodified pearls (no flame retardant)

Styropek P40

Styropek® P-40 MP products are: P-240MP, P-340MP and P-440MP. Styropek® P-40 MP products can be used in a wide variety of applications including protective packaging, food packaging, fish boxes, coolers and seedlings.
For more details about the P40 beads and their applications, please refer to the technical sheet.

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Styropek P40 MP

Styropek® P-40 MP products are: P-240MP, P-340MP and P-440MP. Styropek® P-40 MP products can be used in a wide variety of applications including protective packaging, food packaging, fish boxes, coolers and seedlings.
For more details about the P40 beads and their applications, please refer to the technical sheet.

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Lista de Productos P(40)

PRODUCTS APPLICATIONS REGULATIONS
Styropek® P 240AH
Block molding for medium and high densities, excellent fusion or with regrind and short cycle times.

FDA compliance for use as component or articles intended for used in contact with food. Articles 21CFR 177.1640 for polystyrene and 21CFR 178.3010 for blowing agent

EU 10-2011 regulation compliance for plastic materials and articles intended to come in contact with food

REACH & RoHS compliance for use as packaging material in electronic devices and foods

Styropek® P 340H
Block and shape molding for high and low densities, excellent fusion or with regrind and short cycle times.
Styropek® P 440H
Shape molding for thin walled applications with fast cycle times. Excellent surface appearance.
Styropek® P 440MH
Shape molding for thin walled applications with fast cycle times. Improved surface appearance than regular P440 product.

Biopek

Material with Bio Properties with the same characteristics as normal packaging products

Under Development

RCyclepek

Material with Recycle Styrene Monomer content from EPS Foam/ PS (garbage to product)

Under Development

Certifications and Regulatory Compliance

All Styropek products are third party certified to ensure the highest quality and performance for a specific product application. Third party certification also ensures that foamed products made with Styropek EPS beads will meet the performance criteria established by international organizations, companies and governments.

The three main third party certification companies that we have chosen to partner with in certifying our products are Underwriters Laboratories UL, International Code Council Evaluation Service ICC-ES and Factory Mutual FM.

UL

Styropek BF(95) & BFL(95) EPS products are certified in physical properties and surface burning characteristics by UL as Foamed Plastic component to be used in Thermal Insulation and building applications according to standards ASTM C578 and ASTM E84. UL certification also includes compliance for Geofoam applications according to the ASTM D6817 standard and complies as a plastic component to be used in devices and appliances according to the UL 94 standard. All these UL certifications for Styropek BF(95) & BFL(95) products can be found online in the UL Online Certification Directory under the Styropek UL report file# R38219.

ICC-ES

Styropek BF(95) & BFL(95) EPS products are certified by ICC Evaluation Service for being in compliance with several International Codes valid in the USA and Canada for building applications. Also ICC-ES certifies that Styropek BF(95) & BFL(95) products are qualified for thermal insulation according to the ICC-ES Acceptance Criteria for Foam Plastic Insulation (AC12), and meet physical properties and thermal insulation characteristics specified for polystyrene according to the ASTM C578 standard. ICC certifications and details are listed in the ICC-ES Report # ESR-1498. icc

FM

Styropek® BF(95) & BFL(95) EPS products are certified by FM Approvals against standards FM 4411, 4651, 4880, 4881 and 4882 for walls and ceilings applications.For details in this FM certification, you can go to the FM Approvals guide by clicking the following link:

https://www.approvalguide.com/CC_host/pages/public/custom/FM/login.cfm
<You will be required to create a free account to access the certification database, or you can use info.us@styropek.com as e-mail address and “styropek” as password. Once in the system you should type “Styropek” in the keyword field, press “search” button and you will get a list of all FM certifications for our products.

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GREENGUARD

Styropek® BF(95) & BFL(95) EPS products are certificated by Greenguard® program as low emissions products for furniture and commercial building applications, due are in compliance against requirements on UL 2818 Standard for Chemical Emissions for Building Materials, Finishes and Furnishings.You can access and download a PDF copy of our Greenguard certification by clicking the following link:

https://spot.ulprospector.com/en/na/BuiltEnvironment/Detail/32506/673908/Styropek-expandable-polystyrene

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REACH

Styropek® products BF(95), BFL(95) & P40 are in compliance with REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals) regulations, due that the SVHC (Substance of Very High Concern) content in all Styropek® products is under the required limits, as stated in Test Reports by Intertek Testing Services Taiwan Ltd.

Please ask to your sales contact for a copy of these reports.

RoHS

Styropek® products BF(95), BFL(95) & P40 are in compliance with RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) regulations that restricts the use of Lead, Mercury, Cadmium & Chromium VI, and some flame retardants known as PBBs (Polybrominated Biphenyls) and PBDEs (Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers),  in plastics components. All Styropek® products are under the required limits, as stated in Test Reports by Intertek Testing Services Taiwan Ltd.

Please ask to your sales contact for a copy of these reports.

Flame Retardant update

Styropek® Mexico continuously seeks to improve environmental performance of our products and driven by innovation, our modified beads BF(95) and BFL(95) use a enviromental-friendly flame retardant instead of HBCD, which complies with applicable local, state and federal environmental regulation.

Also, we comply with exiting environmental regulations and as a  leading Company in EPS-industry we raise awareness, encourage participation, train employees and assist customers in making environmentally sensitive choices.

In the same way, we know that the human factor is important, so we raise awareness, train and disseminate among our staff the care of the environment as well as good environmental practices, we also assist our clients that their needs comply with standards and are friendly with the environment ambient.

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