We are pleased to announce a new pilot program with Sealed Air, the largest polyethylene foam manufacturer in North America. Beginning this month, Worldwide Foam will stock the most commonly used Sealed Air products in our Elkhart warehouse. These products will be available for immediate shipment as well as combining with crosslinked PE orders. Additionally, we offer skiving and lamination services in Elkhart.
We will be stocking 15 SKUs include ETHAFOAM® and STRATOCELL® in our Elkhart, IN facility. ETHAFOAM® is a high performance, extruded, closed cell polyethylene foam which is manufactured to meet the highest quality and environmental standards. STRATOCELL® is a laminated PE plank that provides great cost efficiency and outstanding protection for a wide range of packaging and non-packaging applications.
XLPE Recycle Program
XLPE is an excellent material for many applications and has a long lasting shelf life. However, at end of its life cycle people do ask us how they can do with the waste and scrap pieces.
Schmitz B.V. of The Netherlands has brought their 25 years of XLPE recycling experience to the U.S., building a brand new facility in Coldwater, Michigan. Production began in September of 2017 where engineered shock pads for the sports turf industry are produced. Schmitz partners with producers and converters of XLPE foam, saving their scrap from the landfill. This provides thousands of dollars in savings for their supplier partners by eliminating disposal fees. Good for the planet, good for your bottom line.
To learn more about how Schmitz Foam Products can help you call Craig M. Hoppe at 517-781-6620.