Australian polyethylene foam and flexible polyurethane manufacturers

Foamex provides a range of specialty, high-performance foams to businesses across Australia, including closed-cell polyethylene foam, EPE foam, custom foam packaging and expanded polyethylene.

As Australian foam manufacturers, our range is manufactured to meet the highest quality and environmental standards. Proven to deliver outstanding stability and memory return, our closed-cell foams are ideal for businesses and applications that require precise and accurate performance for custom-cut foam packaging and other uses.

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EPE polyethylene foam (Not Available in NSW)

Foamex EPE200 expanded polyethylene foam is known for its unparalleled dimensional stability and recovery characteristics, making it ideal EPE foam packaging for high-end, delicate products. This high-performance packaging foam provides optimal cushioning against repeated impacts and is impervious to most chemicals.

White in colour, it is a resilient and flexible closed-cell polyethylene foam with a durability that makes it ideal for use in packaging applications with an unsurpassed capacity to absorb repeated shocks and is ideal for protecting valuable equipment or products in transit.

EPE packaging foam is moisture and chemical-resistant, recovers from compression and impacts, is cost-effective, and inert to most chemicals. It is predominately used in block form or as a profiled cut for foam packaging solutions.

As closed-cell foam manufacturers, we supply sheet sizes in 2700 x 610 x 100mm and can provide custom-cut foam.

Custom polyethylene sheets (Not Available in NSW)

Foamex PE33 polyethylene foam has a fine regular cell structure with excellent physical properties providing good thermal insulation, weather ability, low water absorption, and is inert to most chemicals.

It is chemically cross-linked and supplied in sheet form. Profiling can be done to achieve rounded edges and basic square shapes. It can be used in applications such as floating pond covers, precision packaging, and general insulation.

Available in a standard sheet size of 2000 x 1000 x 100m, it can be cut to size.

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Flexible Polyurethane

Flexible polyurethane foam (Not Available in NSW)

Foamex 29-400 is a flexible polyurethane product used for firm seating and is beneficial in high-load and high-impact applications.

It is ideal for custom packaging because it can be easily cut and shaped to fit any item and provides high-quality cushioning and protection for goods during shipping and handling. Its ability to absorb shock and recover its shape makes it excellent for protecting fragile items.

Flexible polyurethane is particularly useful for packing electronics, glass items, and other fragile products due to its shock-absorbing properties. Plus, it has superior thermal insulation properties, making it suitable for packaging temperature-sensitive goods.

It is primarily used for precision packaging and can be supplied in sheet form or profiled for packaging requirements.

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FAQs about specialty foams

What is polyethylene foam used for?

Polyethylene foam is ideal for cushion packaging because it has outstanding dimensional stability and recovery characteristics that provide optimal protection against impact. It is commonly used in applications like the packaging for high-end delicate goods, Aquaculture, marine buoyancy products, general insulation and more.

What are the uses of flexible polyurethane foam?

Flexible polyurethane foam is ideal for custom packaging because it provides excellent cushioning and protection of goods during shipping and handling. Its ability to absorb shock and recover its shape makes it ideal for protecting fragile items.

Is polyethylene manufactured in Australia?

Yes. Foamex provides a range of specialty, high-performance foams to businesses across Australia, including polyethylene and expanded polyethylene. The company’s range of Australian-made specialty foams is manufactured to meet the highest quality and environmental standards.

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