WEB EXCLUSIVE: Total Refining & Chemicals’ Polymer Div. (U.S. office in Houston) will enter the EPS business with a new generation of EPS resins in 2013. The formulation of Excell-R EPS bead, developed by Total’s Research & Technology teams in Belgium, is said to deliver thermal insulation significantly higher than that of conventional white EPS, thereby offering higher performance for foam insulation applications.
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Shepherd Thermoforming’s operation has spared millions of PET bottles from death by landfill. It also has taken steps to slash its own energy and water consumption.