Horticulture Boxes Lifecyle Analysis

One of the tasks of a responsible business is to calculate its impact on the environment and to find ways to reduce it. The table below shows the results of a life cycle analysis comparison of EPS with other materials*.

The data demonstrates that EPS packaging has much less impact on the environment than other competitive materials for the same use.

Packaging Materials EPS Wood, paper, etc
Cost 1 1.3
Weight 1 6.4
Energy consumption 1 2
Volume of solid waste 1 1.2

*Research conducted by the EPS Packaging Group, UK