Asian Manufacturers of Expanded Polystyrene (AMEPS)

Since 1999, EPSA has been a member of the Asian Manfucturers of Expanded Polystyrene (AMEPS). This organisation works to promote the use and benefits of EPS and enhance the recycling of EPS throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

The following countries are also members of AMEPS:

  • Japan
  • China
  • Korea
  • Thailand
  • India
  • Taiwan
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Hong Kong
  • Indonesia
  • Philippines
  • New Zealand

EPSA is also a signatory to the International EPS Recycling Agreement.  Over 25 EPS associations from around the world have made a commitment to develop or enhance existing recycling programs enabling EPS protective foam packaging to continue to meet environmental standards regardless of its country of origin.