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Discover the latest product news and industry updates from Worldwide Foam.

Jan 2022 Newsletter: The One Where WF Pivots

Jan 2022 Newsletter: The One Where WF Pivots

Using Substitution Materials to Avoid Delay During Supply Shortage The global supply chain issues are no secret and at Worldwide Foam, we are constantly evaluating and adjusting our supply model to maximize material availability. Our PIVOTS: XLPE LINEUP CHANGES: we...

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Dec 2021 Newsletter: what a year

Dec 2021 Newsletter: what a year

What A Year! We would like to thank all our customers for their support throughout 2021. This year had many unique layers and challenges for sure, but we banded together and made it work. We really appreciated having in-person contact again with our customers and...

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Nov 2021 Product Spotlight: 1422 EPDM

1422 Sulfur-Free EMPD Blend Our 1422 material is a soft, flexible sulfur-free ethylene propylene diene terpolymer (EPDM) blend, with an average nominal density of 5 lb/ft³. This ASTM-D1056 2A1 grade of closed-cell foam can be used in a wide variety of general...

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Nov 2021 Newsletter: EVA & 2 lb Materials

Nov 2021 Newsletter: EVA & 2 lb Materials

Delayed production due to hurricane IDA and inadequacy of global shipping has led to rapidly escalating ethyl vinyl acetate (EVA) prices, as well as shortages in production inventories. EVA foams will be in relatively short supply for the foreseeable future leading to...

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Oct 2021 Product Spotlight: 1231 EPDM

Our black 1231 foam is a closed-cell, elastomeric blend material used in a wide variety of tape, sealing, and gasket applications. This proprietary product has a 4 - 9 PCF / 64 - 144 kg/m³ density range, and meets ASTM D1056 2A1 & 2C1. The service temperature...

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Oct 2021 Newsletter: Schmitz Recycling Program

In the effort to help you run your business more efficiently, and provide a more eco-friendly solution for XLPE foam scraps, we teamed up with Schmitz Foam Products, who has over 30 years’ experience in recycling. For those with a large volume of foam scraps, Schmitz...

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Sept 2021 Product Spotlight: GP-100

GP-100 is a privately branded, acrylic-based pressure-sensitive adhesive from Worldwide Foam. This general-purpose product consists of a 0.5mil mylar carrier, coated on both sides with 1.5mil of acrylic adhesive. GP-100 uses a 74# densified kraft release liner, which...

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