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Pink Anti-Static Foam

ESD experts

Over 80% UK market share

Huge range

1,000s of products in stock

Custom design

Tailored to your business

Pink anti static foam
Anti static foam
Corstat transit packs with foam
Component box with anti static foam
Conductive foam packaging
Anti static foam conversion

Polyurethane / Polyether Foam

Full customisation of ESD boxes using pink anti-static foams

Pink anti-static foam inserts boast a wealth of beneficial features, including high levels of ESD protection for any static sensitive device. Pink anti-static foam inserts also offer excellent levels of protection against impact, shock, and vibration whilst items are in transit.

Suitable for computer chips, circuit boards and various other static sensitive devices, pink anti-static foam inserts are extremely cost effective, assisting in reducing damage costs. Read More

Available Colours:

Pink anti-static foam colour
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More info on pink anti-static foam

A large number of the stock boxes and packaging products you can source from GWP Conductive, such as transit packs, component shippers and chip boxes, are all enhanced through the use of pink anti-static foam inserts.

Pink anti-static foam’s unique properties allow the foam to slowly dissipate electro-static charges that are potentially created by adjacent components, the component itself or even human handlers during the transit process.

Pink anti-static foam is also excellent for cushioning sensitive circuit boards, computer chips and other electronics from shock, impact, and vibration. This is why it is extensively used in Corstat® and other forms of anti static packaging.

How pink anti static foam works

Pink anti-Static foam is a polyurethane foam that is chemically enhanced with an anti-static agent (surfactant) and coloured with a pink dye for identification. It will not generate static charge when it rubs against itself and is usually used for single trip shipping.

Manufactured to include an anti-static additive, these pink foams give a surface conductivity that will reduce over time.

Glycerol Monostearate (GMS) is a commonly used additive (although other similar chemicals are also used), which is introduced during the extrusion phase of the material manufacture.

This additive will then slowly migrate to the edges of the foam before forming lines on the surface.

One end of the microscopic anti-static molecule protrudes from the material edge and draws in moisture from the ambient air to allow a conductive path for current to pass through.

This type of foam typically has a volume resistivity in the range of 1010 – 1012 ohms.cms and often has a surface resistivity that is higher still.

Due to the way in which the foam works, performance can be enhanced with increased atmospheric humidity.

Key benefits of ESD safe foam at a glance

  • Protection of static sensitive devices
  • Cost effective material
  • Unaffected by high atmospheric humidity
  • Expert in house foam designers and engineers
  • Additional cushioning protection for sensitive items
  • Perfect for customisation of our stock conductive ranges


Data Overview

Please see below for brief technical details of the pink anti static foam used in GWP Conductives’ ESD safe packaging.

Polyether Foam Details

Foam Type Polyurethane / Polyether

Sponge / Soft

Non Cross linked will shed

Used for moulding around parts

Higher densities HLB22 / HLB30 30kgs weight m3

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Not only are GWP Conductive the UK leaders in all forms of conductive packaging, but our sister division, GWP Protective, are also one of the largest independent foam converters.

This combination of expertise means that whatever your foam requirement, you can source a solution that is not only perfectly tailored to your specific application, but that will also be precisely compatible with your choice of outer container as well.

A team of knowledgeable designers, product advisers and customer support staff will be able to provide impartial recommendations on the best options for your application, product, and budget, as well as providing no obligation quotes on any requirement too.

Alternative Foam Options

Wide selection of ESD safe and standard packaging foams

GWP are among the leading foam converters in the UK. This means you can source a wide range of conductive and non conductive foam inserts and packaging from a single source.

ESD grade Ethafoam with custom profile cut-outs

Anti Static Grade Ethafoam

Anti static foam colours

Custom Size / Profiles
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Standard conductive foam pads

Standard Conductive Foam

Conductive foam colours

Custom Size / Profiles
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A conductive Plastazote tray with custom cut-out sections

Conductive Plastazote®

Conductive foam colours

Custom Size / Profiles
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A yellow Peli Hardigg case with custom black and yellow Plastazote foam inserts

Foam Inserts (for cases)

Foam insert colours

Tailored to any Case
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Two custom foam end caps protecting industrial part

Foam Packaging / End Caps

Foam packaging colours

Custom Size / Profiles
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Foam Divisions

Foam Dunnage & Tote Inserts

Foam dunnage colours

Custom Size / Profiles
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Available In...

ESD Packaging products you can enhance with specialist foams

Corstat transit packs, showing pick foam interior

Corstat Transit® Packs

Corstat colour

22 x Sizes
Custom Options

A small, plastic, CPC box with printed logo and foam insert

CPC Component Boxes

Conductive packaging colours

6 x Sizes
Exterior Print

Corstat® Component Boxes

Corstat colour

8 x Sizes
Custom Options

A custom anti static packaging box and internal fitting

Custom Anti Static Packaging

Bespoke ESD packs created by a team of expert designers

All anti static packaging

All Anti Static Packaging

Widest range of ESD safe packaging from a single supplier

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    Fiona Churchward, GWP Conductive product adviser

    Fiona Churchward

    Product Adviser
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    Elliott Melbourne

    Sales Coordinator
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    Emily Parker

    General Manager
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