Wherever you live, wherever you work, chemicals are a vital part of your life. They are a key component in the products you use to clean your skin, in the building materials you use for the construction of your home and in the packaging products you use for your food.
For example, did you know the shampoo we use to make our hair feel so clean contains hydroxyl propyl methylcellulose - and the "natural" barley and wheat cereal that makes us feel so healthy is made with thiamin mononitrate ? With these wordy terms in mind, it is not hard to understand why people get confused when polystyrene manufacturers attempt to explain the nature of their products.
This fact sheet, published by the Polystyrene Packaging Council and its members, presents the facts about polystyrene. This information should help you gain a deeper understanding of why polystyrene is the best choice for food service packaging.
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