M2 Products - the Foam Board Factory
M2 Products - the Foam Board Factory
M2 Products - the Foam Board Factory

Sign & Display Foam Board




In Conclusion

As a Foam Board product, Polystyrene is user friendly, easily die-cut with clean edges, has a "memory" to help resist denting, and offers the end-user the satisfaction of using a product which has minimal environmental impact, from production to destruction.

Further reading :
  • www.eps.co.uk - The Expanded Polystyrene Packaging Group - extensive information on the production, usage and advantages of EPS
  • www.hpa.nhs.uk/chemicals - The Health Protection Agency database on toxic products (see HCN gas)
  • www.osha.gov/SLTC/plastics - The U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration - information sheets on health risks in the workplace
  • www.polystyrene.org - General information on polystyrene for public
  • www.thegreenguide.com - National Geographical site addressing environmental issues
1) Exposure to airborne isocyanates and other thermal degradation products at polyurethane-processing workplaces
-J. Environ. Monit., 2002, 4, 717 - 721, DOI: 10.1039/b206339p

Maj-Len Henriks-Eckerman, Jarmo Välimaa, Christina Rosenberg, Kimmo Peltonen and Kerstin Engström

2) Toxicological Mechanisms of Fire Smoke
- H. Savolainen, N.Kirchner - Insitute of Occupational Health Sciences - The Internet Journal of Rescue and Disaster Medicine. 1998. Volume 1 , number 1 .ISSN:1531-2992

3) ISOPA, European Diisocyanate & Polyol Producers Association - Belgium
"Product Stewardship Programme Safety, Health and Environment"