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Information About Foamex

Product Code: Foamex Info
Information About Foamex
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Information About Foamex Summary

Foamalite, Foam PVC and Foam Board are all names given to Foamex, a rigid, robust, superior quality foam board that is widely used by professional printers, exhibition contractors and sign making companies across the world.

What is Foamex used for?

Due to its many beneficial properties, Foamex is used in a variety of different applications.
Perhaps it is most common use is in the manufacture of signs, display banners and exhibition stands, due to its perfect compatibility with digital printing.

So how is Foamex made?

Without being to scientific, Foamex is made by compressing plastic foam to create an extremely lightweight sheet of material that has a very rigid outer structure.

Is Foamex very easy to work with?

Foamex is extremely versatile and fabrication friendly.  The fine cell structure offers a clean, flat surface that is perfect for printing on; it is easy to cut, bend and shape, and as it is highly resistant to moisture and UV rays, it is suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications.

Is coloured Foamex available to print on?

Yes, Foamex sheeting is available in a range of bright colours in addition to standard white, black and grey sheets. Manufactured with either a high gloss shine or a matt finish, it comes in a variety of thicknesses and can be custom cut to meet your exact specifications.

Is Foamex Recyclable?

Yes, as with all types of plastic Foamex can be recycled and the America Society of Plastics has classified it as a category 3 material.

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