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Old 05-30-2011, 05:08 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Is there such a thing as biodegradable foam, and if so is it available in sheets? If it is otherwise similar to EPS, than that would be great!
Do you mean structural foam than can be melted off from inside beam structure to save weigth?

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Old 05-30-2011, 05:14 PM   #22 (permalink)
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No, I just would like it not to end up as a hunk of plastic at the end of it's useful life. The foam would stay in place for the lifespan of the chassis, providing strength and thermal insulation. EPS is possible to recycle, so if I cannot find biodegradable foam sheets that can work in this situation, then I'll use EPS.

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