Expandable polystyrene (PS-E or EPS)
is a polymer material containing pentanes that enable foaming. EPS may include additives that improve processing or give the obtained foam specific useful properties, such as flame retardants, substances reducing thermal conductivity, reducing water absorption, external lubricants facilitating processing operations, colouring agents, etc.
Synthos S.A. is the largest producer of expandable polystyrene (EPS) in Europe and one of the largest producers of this raw material in the world.
The EPS produced by Synthos S.A. is sold under the names Silver and InSphere (for construction purposes) and InPacto (for packaging). The new, combined product portfolio is the most comprehensive offer available to customers in Europe.