EPS Geofoam

Geotechnical Ground Fill Solutions

EPS Geofoam is used in ground fill applications where a lightweight fill material is required to reduce stresses on underlying or adjoining soils/structures.

EPS Geofoam is a cellular plastic material that is strong, but has very low density (1% of traditional earth materials.) It is manufactured in block form and meets ASTM D6817, “Standard Specification for Rigid, Cellular Polystyrene Geofoam.” EPS Geofoam is available in a range of Types to provide control of structural integrity and cost effectiveness.

The information given is deemed to be accurate, and reliable for the use of EPS Geofoam. Each project using EPS Geofoam should be designed by a professional engineer. The engineer or project specifications should be consulted to determine the ASTM D6817 Type required for your project loading conditions.

Foam Concepts Inc. does not provide technical advice for its use and applications. It is the responsibility of the user to determine if Foam-Control EPS Geofoam is suitable for their use and application. The user can visit the www.geofoam.com web site to obtain technical information for their use in determining the design properties and limitations of Foam-Control EPS Geofoam for their application.

Foam Concepts is a distributor of Foam–Control® EPS manufactured by Pag Foam.

Foam-Control is a registered trademark of AFM Corp., Lakeville, MN.