Foam Trivia

Here’s a quick quiz for you:
 
1948 pop culture icons.

STYROFOAM Brand Foam, Frisbees, PEZ dispensers, Velcro and cake mixes all made their debut in 1948.

1.  Which products made their debut in 1948? 
a) Frisbees
b) PEZ Dispensers
c)  Scrabble
d) STYROFOAM Brand Foam
 
The answer is — all of the above products were introduced in 1948.  What else do they have in common?  They’re all still popular today, along with other 1948 introductions like Velcro and cake mixes.  
 
2. Genuine STYROFOAM* Brand Foam is:
  
a)     Disposable foam cups & carryout containers
b)     Egg & meat trays
c)      Packing peanuts & other packing materials
d)     None of the above
 
The correct answer is “d”.  Genuine STYROFOAM Brand Foam is not used to make disposable foam products. STYROFOAM is a trademark of Dow for the white and green foam found in floral designs and craft projects, and for Blue* STYROFOAM Brand Insulation. 
 
3.  STYROFOAM Brand Foam:
 
a) Is made only in the U.S.A.
b) Makes some really great craft projects.
c) Contains no VOCs.
d) Saves $10 billion in energy costs every year.
 
And the correct answer is — all of the above!
 
 
*Trademarks of The Dow Chemical Company

2 Responses to Foam Trivia

  1. Donna LaFitte says:

    Cannot believe Frisbees have been around that long.

  2. wilma dow says:

    wow.. I learned a lot from the quiz !!

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