Materials

Responsibility and raw materials

EPS (expandable polystyrene) or airpop®, EPP (expandable polypropylene), EPE (expandable polyethylene), and Arcel are materials suitable for a multitude of applications with a common goal: delivering the best possible performance using the least possible material.



EUMEPS - Association for European Manufacturers of EPS 
Further information about EUMEPS can be found here.


GPH - Güteschutzgemeinschaft Polystyrol-Hartschaum
Association of Austrian EPS Manufacturers and Raw Material Suppliers


You would like to know more about EPS as an insulating material?
Then you will find here all useful information about the innovative material EPS (page only available in German).



Fact sheets
Facts sheets - Polystyrene
EUMPES fact sheet: EPS and the environment


The materials' benefits at a glance: 


Cost-effective and efficient


Light


Energy saving and protection against heat and cold


Versatile and elastic


High impact and pressure resistance / robust


Resistant


Anti-static


Easy to handle


Excellent insulating properties


Food safe


Environmentally sound (e.g. transport)


Flame resistant


Recyclable

The HIRSCH Servo Group

The HIRSCH Servo Group, with headquarters in Austria and 25 other manufacturing facilities in Central, East and South-East Europe, is an international company with core competencies in using EPS (expandable polystyrene), a highly versatile material. 

Our products have wide-ranging applications including packaging, insulation, shaped-molded parts for industrial use and custom solutions. Top quality, reliability, perfect logistics and a high capacity for innovation are our hallmarks.

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