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Styrenic Foams for Insulation of Buildings

Styrenic Foams contribute significantly to the global CO2 emission reduction targets in the building sector.  Mainly for residential buildings as thermal insulation solution of the building envelop with a proven durability. Styrene is the basis for our polymer products Neopor®, Styropor® - both expandable polystyrene (EPS) - and the rigid insulation foam Styrodur®, extruded polystyrene (XPS).

Since 1951, BASF is passionate about Styrenics Foams and continuously developes the product portfolio further. Especially Neopor® and Styrodur® offer solutions for the construction industry that not only have outstanding thermal insulation properties and an excellent cost-ratio-benefit – we also offer products that help to reduce the CO2 footprint of your building.

Learn more about our styrenic foams on our product websites.