EPS Recycled-Plastic Lumber

EPS Recycled-Plastic Lumber and Outdoor Furniture

Credit: Engineered Plastic Systems

What makes this product green?

  • Post-consumer recycled content
  • Durable or low-maintenance


Engineered Plastic Systems (EPSExpanded polystyrene. Type of rigid foam insulation that, unlike extruded polystyrene (XPS), does not contain ozone-depleting HCFCs. EPS frequently has a high recycled content. Its vapor permeability is higher and its R-value lower than XPS insulation. EPS insulation is classified by type: Type I is lowest in density and strength and Type X is highest.) Bear Board plastic lumber is typically made from a minimum 51% post-consumer recycled HDPE and is available in a variety of sizes and colors, with a smooth or wood-grain finish. Fiberglass-reinforced structural plastic lumber is also available. Their plastic landscape timbers (from the same feedstock) are available in a wide variety of colors and sizes. Durapoly plastic "plywood" is available in white and gray, in thicknesses ranging from 1/4" to 1-1/2". All of these products are covered by a 50-year limited warranty.

Additional Info

Product Attributes

  • Post-Consumer Content : 51 %


Manufacturer Information

Engineered Plastic Systems
885 Church Rd.
Elgin, IL 60123
Phone: 847-289-8383
Fax: 847-289-8382
Toll-free: 800-480-2327

Listed in: Landscape Timbers, Plastic Paneling, Solid Plastic Decking