It keeps our homes warm, stops our food getting cold and can even save our lives in life jackets and bicycle helmets: polystyrene. EPS forms the basis of this important insulation and packaging material that is used worldwide. Due to high quality, Budenheim is the global market leader for phosphates in EPS production.

Controlled EPS production

The production of EPS is generally carried out through a polymerisation reaction. Here individual molecules, which are known as monomers, react together to form chains … more

pH control

The pH of an aqueous medium serves as a measurement of the strength of its acidic or basic properties. Pure water, for instance, has a pH of 7, and is defined as … more