Materials - ETHAFOAM®

ETHAFOAM products are resilient in nature, giving them outstanding recovery characteristics that provide outstanding cushioning protection against repeated impacts. And ETHAFOAM products are available in a variety of strengths, making them suitable for protecting products ranging from just a few pounds up to hundreds of pounds in weight.

ETHAFOAM® 150
1.5 pounds per cubic ft. closed cell Polyethylene foam available in planks. Standard colors are white and light green. Standard plank sizes are 1.5” and 2” thick X 48” X 108”. These products are also referred to as linear polyethylene. Widely used for its excellent dynamic cushioning performance in end caps, corner pads and load separators, and blocking and bracing of valuable or delicate products. Ethafoam® 150 is ideally suited as a component material in products requiring a shock absorbing, vibration dampening, insulation barrier and/or buoyancy component. (Information used from The Sealed Air Corporation website.) (Ethafoam® was formerly a trademark of the Dow Chemical Company and is now a trademark of The Sealed Air Corporation.)
ETHAFOAM® 180
1.8 pounds per cubic ft. closed cell Polyethylene foam available in planks. (Linear PE) Available colors are white, dark blue, light blue, and black. An anti static pink is also available in a 1.5” thickness. Widely used for its excellent dynamic cushioning performance in end caps, corner pads and load separators, and blocking and bracing of valuable or delicate products. Sealed Air manufactured Ethafoam® plank products offer good weight-to-performance ratio, energy absorbency, resiliency, recycle-ability and can withstand a wide range of temperatures.
ETHAFOAM® 220
2.2 pounds per cubic ft. closed cell Polyethylene foam available in planks with anti-static or fire retardant formulations. These planks are available in a variety of thicknesses from 1.5” thick to 4” thick. However, due to our equipment, we can size this material to any size you may need. Standard colors are white and charcoal. Other colors are available with special order. Widely used for its excellent dynamic cushioning performance in end caps, corner pads and load separators, and blocking and bracing of valuable or delicate products.
ETHAFOAM® 400
4.0 pounds per cubic ft. closed cell Polyethylene foam available in 2” X 24” X 108” planks. Provides heavy duty cushioning and strength for high load bearing applications. (Ethafoam® was formerly a trademark of the Dow Chemical Company and is now a trademark of the Sealed Air Corporation.)
ETHAFOAM® 600
6.0 pounds per cubic ft. closed cell Polyethylene foam available in 2" x 24" x 108" planks. Provides heavy duty cushioning and strength for high load bearing applications. Sealed Air manufactured Ethafoam® plank products offer good weight-to-performance ratio, energy absorbency, resiliency, recycle-ability and can withstand a wide range of temperatures.
ETHAFOAM® 900
9.0 pounds per cubic ft. closed cell Polyethylene foam available in 2" x 24" x 108" planks. Provides heavy duty cushioning and strength for high load bearing applications. Ethafoam® 900 is ideally suited as a component material in products requiring a shock absorbing, vibration dampening, insulation barrier and/or buoyancy component. (Information used from The Sealed Air Corporation web site.) (Ethafoam® was formerly a trademark of the Dow Chemical Company and is now a trademark of The Sealed Air Corporation.)

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