Submitted by keithmelville Thu, 2006-02-09 18:11
EPS = expanded (or expandable) polystyrene, which uses pentane (which is a VOC)as a blowing agent. EPS beads are used to manufacture block EPS foam in various densities, typically measured in lbs/cubic foot. 2lb. foam is often used to make surfboards. EPS can also be molded into pre-shaped blanks.