Polystyrene Foam or Expanded Polystyrene is a cost effective method of protecting items in shipment. A typical design in Polystyrene Foam will involve obtaining a list of requirements for the package as below:
- Dimensions and weight of merchandise.
- Shock sensitivity.
- Drop heights maximum expected.
- Maximum stacking heights.
Preliminary designs would then be proposed to the customer. The final choice of design will depend upon the functional requirements and cost benefit analysis. Texas Foam will assist in design, tooling, prototyping, all the way to production pieces.
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