What can people do to recycle Styrofoam ?


Styrofoam is recyclable, especially if it has a recycling symbol and number on the piece. Packaging pieces and Dunkin Donut cups keep appearing more and more mixed in with single stream and glass/plastics recycling.



The truth is most of Styrofoam are recyclable The problem is there aren’t many facilities that can help recycle this material. For Styrofoam recycling to be cost effective and feasible, you should collect a large amount of Styrofoam materials.



Styrofoam recycling is measured and valued by the ton. Styrofoam is so light and bulky which makes it difficult for facilities to manage Styrofoam. Styrofoam is similar to plastic bags in which it takes a very very long time to break down naturally.



If sent to landfill, Styrofoam will sit in landfills for a very long time. Actually, there are good disposal methods for Styrofoam. To recycle Styrofoam, you need to use professional facilities to reduce the foam volume for the first step. Machines like compactors and densifiers are perfect for reducing foam volume.


Such Styrofoam recycling machines can be supplied by GREENMAX from INTCO recycling. Both of its compactors and densifiers can help reduce the Styrofoam volume at high ratio. And the machines can also be customized as requests. Due to different quantities of Styrofoam people may have, the machines can have different capacities.



GREENMAX has already supplied its solutions to 68 countries and regions. It is also willing to purchase back all the compressed blocks or densified ingots with good price. The materials can be used to make frame products.



So if you want to recycle your Styrofoam materials, the GREENMAX would be a great help for you. Not only because it can help you save storage space and transport costs, but also because it can  bring profits to you.