Title: Polystyrene (general purpose) granulate (GPPS); production mix, at plant; crystal form is pure polystyrene with few additives, used when clarity is required even though it is very brittle (Location: RER)
Raw data for polymerization and intermediate products are collected by several producers in Europe; the average is calculated by the consultant based on the production capacity of the companies. The LCI result is calculated with background data from the Boustead database.
Technical Purpose: Polystyrene is a versatile polymer resin used in a wide range of applications - especially in the packaging industry.
Geographical Representation: RER
From: 2002-01-01 – To: 2012-01-01
|Data theme(s)||Environment; Science and technology|
|EuroVoc domain(s)||36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT|