Expanded polystyrene (EPS) is 100 % recyclable. It can be reintroduced into the production of new products indefinitely.
The EPS must not contain or be associated with any foreign body.
White EPS and grey EPS waste and cuttings must be separated.
The types of EPS accepted in Knauf Circular® bags (or, as per your agreement, in specific containers such as pallets or big bags):
Clean EPS waste only: Grey or white or mottled construction-grade EPS (waste from insulating panels), packaging materials and technical filler materials
Presence of Polyurethane, Extruded Polystyrene, Polyethylene, PVC Polyvinyl chloride, Polypropylene, other foams, etc.
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