As an industry leader in expandable styrenics technologies and applications development, we manufacture a robust line of product grades for a multitude of industries including construction, protective and temperature controlled packaging, cups and containers, material handling, safety and more.
Building & Construction
EPS has been used in the building and construction industry for more than 50 years and has a strong proven track record of success in insulation applications.Learn More
Cup & Container
NOVA Chemicals’ DYLITE® resin is a leading expandable polystyrene (EPS) resin in the global cup and container market.Learn More
EPS is a material of choice for package designers of traditional white goods and electronics.Learn More
A variety of material grades are available to meet the requirements of a wide range of uses.Learn More
ARCEL resin has impact properties that make this robust foam a good fit for automotive components.Learn More
ARCEL® resins’ performance characteristics include the stiffness of polystyrene and the durability of polyolefins.Learn More
NOVA Chemicals has combined our expandable polystyrene (EPS) and ARCEL® resin businesses to provide a complete portfolio of foam resin solutions to our valued customers under one division, NOVA Chemicals Expandable Styrenics.
ARCEL provide superb cushioning and durability, while its lightweight properties help lower freight and other packaging costs.
ARCEL resin has impact properties that make this robust foam a good fit for automotive components.
Whether in helmets, child safety seats or protective sports gear, ARCEL advanced foam resin has a long history of providing superior protection for people as well as for packaged products.
ARCEL® resins’ performance characteristics include the stiffness of polystyrene and the durability of polyolefins.
Expandable Polystyrene (EPS)
NOVA Chemicals is an industry leader in expandable polystyrene (EPS) technologies. EPS has excellent physical properties, low energy consumption and has FDA compliant offerings. Learn more about EPS.
Regular grade EPS is designed for use in shape-molding for cushion packaging, produce and fish boxes, coolers and general applications not requiring flame retardants.
Building & Construction
EPS has been used in the building and construction industry for more than 50 years and has a strong proven track record of success in insulation applications.
DYLITE®/Cup & Container
DYLITE® resin is a leading expandable polystyrene (EPS) resin in the global cup and container market.
NOVA Chemicals is the exclusive distributor of Lambdapor® resins.
The space-saving properties of ARCEL® resin deliver significant environmental benefits throughout the entire supply chain.Learn More
EPS and ARCEL resin are recyclable in locations where appropriate facilities exist for processing these in the polystyrene recycle stream.Learn More
Learn more about storage and handling, and access product information including Safety Data Sheets (SDS).Learn More
Learn more about our worldwide manufacturing, operational and administrative locations.Learn More