Polyethylene Foam Sheets

PE foam is closed cell foam made from Polyethylene and blended copolymers. It has a high level of chemical cross linking. The result is semi-rigid product with a fine uniform cell structure that is suitable for use in a wide variety of situations and applications. Benefits of Polyethylene Foam include;

  • Impact and vibration absorption
  • Weather and chemical resistance including splash resistance to oils and fuels
  • Acoustic and thermal insulation properties
  • Buoyancy with low water absorption
  • Suitability for thermo-forming and thermo-moulding

 

More about Polyethylene Foam

Polyethylene and EVA Foam are similar, however Polyethylene is firmer and more resistant to heat and more cost effective than EVA Foam. It also offers a better compression set. We stock PE Foam in a range of densities from 30 to 250 kg/m3 and in a variety of different colours.

Polyethylene Foam is formed in a mould, resulting in a sheet of foam known as a bun. The maximum length, width and thickness of the bun varies depending upon the foam's density. We can cut the bun into sheets of the required thickness or fabricate the material into a particular shape, piece or profile

 

Popular Uses for Polyethene Foam

Polyethylene Foam is a versatile Closed Cell Foam suiting a broad range of different uses and applications. It is an effective replacement for many materials including felt, neoprene, natural rubber, polyurethane foam, pvc foam, wood composites, mineral wool and fibreglass.

 

Appliances

  • Gaskets
  • Vibration Pads

Automotive

  • Gaskets and Seats
  • Carpet Underlay
  • Headliners
  • Interior Padding

Building

  • Nail Washers
  • Expansion Joints
  • Glazing Seals
  • Eaves Fillers
  • Impact Sound Deflect
  • Insulation

Marine

  • Deck Tread
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Buoys
  • Fenders
  • Oil Boom Floats
  • Cockpit Cushions

Electronics

  • Work Station Mats
  • Shock Absorbing Pads

Health Care

  • Splinting
  • Cervical Collars
  • Orthopaedic Shoes
  • Insoles
  • Exercise Mats
  • Orthotic Supports

Packaging

  • Cushion Packaging Foam
  • Corner Pads
  • Case Inserts
  • Display Packaging Foam

Sports & Leisure

  • Trampoline Pads
  • Buoyancy Aids
  • Kickboards
  • Sports Mats
  • Body Protection
  • Canoe Seats
  • Toys and Games
  • Camping Bedrolls

Footwear

  • Wedge Soles
  • Runner
  • Top Line Padding
  • Moulded Soles
  • Orthotics

 

PE Foam Density & Sheet Size Chart

Product - Density

Sheet Size

Max Thickness

PE30 - 30kg/m3

2000 x 1000mm

40mm

PE45 - 45kg/m3

2000 x 1000mm

40mm

PE60 - 60kg/m3

2000 x 1000mm

36mm

PE75 - 75kg/m3

1900 x 940mm

32mm

PE90 - 90kg/m3

1840 x 920mm

30mm

PE120 - 120kg/m3

1250 x 1100mm

24mm

PE180 - 180kg/m3

1090 x 970mm

20mm

PE250 - 250kg/m3

1000 x 890mm

25mm

Fullchance Foam Products' EVA Foam is manufactured in CHINA

 

Further Information and Documentation

Specifications

Detailed specifications and test data for our range of Polyethylene Foam.

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Other Foam Products

Other products that you might consider include our range of Polyethylene Foam and ETHAFOAM 220 as well as ETHAFOAM 150 or some of the many specialty Closed Cell Foams that we offer.

Data Sheets

Information on sheet size and material property, thermo-forming and thermo-moulding, fabrication methods, adhesive information, oil and chemical resistance and health and safety details for Polyethylene Foam.

  Downloads Other Materials Data Sheets

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