A day in the life of a fish box – The Movie

From port to plate – expanded polystyrene fish boxes star in the coolest new video on YouTube

“Expanded polystyrene fish boxes may not be everyone’s choice for a lead role in the movies but the six big UK producers of the coolest container in the fish industry thought it was about time the humble white box was given a chance to take the spotlight” according to David Emes, Chairman of the British Plastics Federation EPS Group. Continue reading

Healthy market growth as polystyrene fish box production expands to meet increased demand for fish and seafood in UK

Whilst most industries are suffering the effects of the economic downturn, the producers of the humble white polystyrene fish box announce year-on-year production growth of more than 10% as the fish and seafood industry recognise the critical importance of keeping food fresh, safe and reducing food wastage. Continue reading

New web site reveals studies showing that polystyrene is a big fish in protecting Britain’s fishing industry

New Life Cycle and Thermal Tests reveal superior performance from EPS

The humble white expanded polystyrene (EPS) fish box is revealed as a significant contributor to food waste reduction, food safety and hygiene in protecting the 657,000 tonnes of fish landed at UK ports and fish farms every year. New studies reveal the outstanding protection credentials of EPS in preserving fish valued at £900 million p.a. on the journey to Britain’s supermarkets, fishmongers, restaurants and shops according to a new web site www.fishboxes.info. Continue reading