How to Cut Styrofoam?

Answer Cutting Styrofoam (polystyrene foam) can be a challenge because the material breaks easily, resulting in uneven edges. Use these tips to cut Styrofoam into pieces with smooth, even edges.

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What does Styrofoam contain?

Styrofoam, or blown polystyrene, is composed of benzine, styrene, ethylene and blowing agents (chlorofluorocarbons and hydrochlorofluorocarbons). Styrofoam is a trademark name for polystyrene. The ... Read More »

Why is Styrofoam bad?

Styrofoam is a trademarked brand of expanded polystyrene foam, which Dow Chemical Company developed. Since its rise to popularity in the 1970s, many people have condemned the use of expanded polyst... Read More »

What is styrofoam?

Answer Styrofoam is a trademark name for POLYSTYRENE THERMAL ISULATION material. it can be used as building materials, pipe isulation, floral and craft products.

How much Styrofoam is used each year?

The largest use of Styrofoam is in the form of to go or take-away cups. Each year, Americans throw away 25 billion Styrofoam cups, which is enough to circle the globe 436 times. Styrofoam is not re... Read More »