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DuPont™ Formacel┬« foam expansion agents

Food Packaging Applications

In the food packaging industry, producing a safe, environmentally acceptable product is important for manufacturers as well as consumers.

Formacel® Z-2 foam expansion agent is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (US FDA)   for use in the food service and food packaging industry for polystyrene foam for plates, cups, meat trays, egg cartons, and fast food containers.

Formacel® Z-2 foam expansion agent offers the best environmental balance because it is exempt from VOC regulations, has low global warming potential and zero ozone depletion. With growing awareness around developing environmentally acceptable alternatives in packaging, Formacel® Z-2 foam expansion agent is the best option.