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Environmental Impact

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Life Cycle AnalysisLife Cycle Analysis show that expanded polystyrene (EPS) manufactured by Truefoam has far less impact on the environment than competitive materials, such as cardboard, for the same use.

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Packaging StudiedEnvironmental Load Index
EPS = 1Truefoam EPSCorrugated Cardboard
Energy Consumption12.3-3.8
Air Pollution13.1-4.1
Water Pollution12.3-2.8
Weight16.4
Global Warming Potential14.0-4.4

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