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PolyRenew® Polystyrene Overview

PolyRenew® Polystyrene line of products represents the latest advancements in polystyrene pellets made with sustainability in mind. Originally developed for use in foodservice applications, our flagship PolyRenew® line contains up to 25% post-consumer recycled polystyrene. 

The post-consumer recycled polystyrene undergoes a complex washing, blending and polymerization process to create a PolyRenew® resin. As a single pellet product, PolyRenew® Polystyrene maintains traceability and post-consumer recycle material source control for product consistency.

PolyRenew® 1625 Benefits:
·         Similar physical, mechanic and thermal properties to virgin high-heat general-purpose polystyrene 
·         Low melt flow rate
·         Consistent clarity, process-ability and performance
·         Pellet form with an off-white clarity
·         Brilliant gloss
·         Stiffness in thermoforming and extrusion
·         Suitable for injection molding and extrusion processes
·         Exceptional clarity and attractive light-transmission properties
·         Chemical resistance and radiation stability typical of virgin polystyrene
·         Effective at keeping hot foods hot and cold foods cold
·         Reduces environmental impact
·         Recyclable   

Our research and development team is available to provide advice and counsel on the use of PolyRenew® products. To learn more about how PolyRenew® products can help converters and packagers reduce their environmental impact without reducing the quality of their product, contact us at 844-512-1212.