Roof Handler - A Member of the Youngman Roofing Group
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  • 044 873 0627

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  • southerncape@youngman.co.za

    Send us an email
  • 7 Fabriek Street

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Polystyrene

Polystyrene

Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) is a lightweight, yet strong, insulation solution for use in the industrial, commercial and domestic markets.

Its closed cell structure prevents the passage of heat or cold, protecting buildings from sudden changes in temperature. Our in-house manufacturing team can even cut it to the size you need for your project. We also stock polystyrene granules that can be used in beanbags.

BENEFITS

  • thermally efficient
  • water resistant
  • lightweight
  • resistant to vibration
  • recyclable
  • CFC free, physiologically and chemically harmless
  • resistant to ageing, mildew, bacteria and rot
  • easily cut and worked
  • easily bonded
  • easily painted

APPLICATIONS

  • building insulation
  • beanbags (polystyrene granules)

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Density (kg/m³) - tolerance +/- 10%Thermal conductivity at 10ºC (W/m.K) (mean temperature)Compressive strength (kPa) - @ 10% deformationTensile Strength (kPa)Water absorption % volumeTemperature limits
150.038702000.5-1.5-110ºC to 70ºC
200.0351102800.5-1.5-110ºC to 70ºC
300.0332004400.5-1.5-110ºC to 70ºC

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