Low-Density, Absorbent Foams

LD-ABS Series


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Product Summary

This light weight, low density, absorbent and rigid phenolic foam has outstanding holding power. It can absorb and retain 40 to 50 times its on weight. With a regular open cell structure, this foam is suitable for a wide range of applications.


Maximum dimensions:

57-82” L x 44-45” W x 22-25” H (144-208 cm L x 111-114 cm L x 55-63 cm H)


  • Outstanding and quick absorption and retention
  • Maintains rigidity, shape, and volume when saturated
  • Light-weight, easy to handle
  • Easily compressible
  • Holds small details
  • Can be molded into different shapes and sizes with ordinary tools
  • Can be coated to create hard and strong products
  • Machinable
  • Does not melt or change shape
  • Can be carbonized
  • Disposable through incineration
  • Flame-resistant with low smoke and toxicity
  • Self-extinguishing
  • Will not degrade in the presence of most chemicals
  • Thermal insulation
  • Acoustic insulation

Potential Uses:

  • Three-dimensional modeling
  • Prototyping
  • 3D Scanning
  • Honeycomb core
  • Acoustic insulation panel core
  • Fire-proof panel core
  • Insect egg-laying substrate
  • Thermal insulation panels
  • Cold-chain temperature control packaging
  • Gas/Water Filtration
  • Oil absorbent
  • Customized packaging

LD-ABS Series