Geofoam Landscaping

Description

Expanded polystyrene can be used in landscaping as a strong foundation and eco-friendly material. It can be used to create topography without adding significant load to underlying structures and services (e.g., roof gardens for urban buildings). EPS geofoam is about 100 times lighter than soil and much lighter than other lightweight fills like cellular concrete, shredded tires, pumice, wood chips, etc.

 

Benefits:

  • Flame retardant
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Lightweight
  • Low moisture and water absorption
  • not biodegradable and 100% recyclable
  • Flexibility in shaping
  • Low cost

 

Application:

  • Lay waterproofing membrane
  • Installing drainage cell
  • Placing expanded polystyrene blocks
  • Separating layer of geotextile
  • Filling with soil
  • placing grass