10 Nov Box Strength Guildelines: Fiber Box Handbook vs UPS Guidelines

BOX STRENGTH GUIDELINES: (Maximum weight per box) FIBER BOX HANDBOOK UPS GUIDELINES 32 ECT Single Wall 65 lbs 30 lbs 200# Single Wall 65 lbs 40 lbs 275# Single Wall 95 lbs 65 lbs 350# Single Wall 120 lbs 80 lbs 200# Double Wall 80 lbs 60 lbs 275# Double Wall 100 lbs 80 lbs 350# Double Wall 120 lbs 100 lbs 500# Double Wall 160 lbs 140 lbs   Most common question -...

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22 May Types of Foam #6

            Polystyrene based products are classified as Plastic/Foam #6.  Included in this category are Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) and Polystyrene Paper Foam (PSP Foam).  In addition, packing peanuts are Plastic #6.  Many times, Foam #6 is referred to as “Styrofoam”, which is a trademarked name by...

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07 Apr EPS for EIFS

                Exterior insulation and finishing system (EIFS) is a construction product.  It is a "non-load bearing building cladding system that provides exterior walls with an insulated, water-resistant, finished surface in an integrated composite material system."  A component of EIFS is expanded polystyrene (EPS), which is secured...

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