The AmSty polystyrene plant in Torrance, California is close to Los Angeles. The polystyrene plant began operations in 1953.
305 Crenshaw Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90503
2005 - 2006 Dow Chemical President's Award for EH&S performance
HIPS and GPPS Polystyrene
STYRON™ general-purpose polystyrene resins offer consistent clarity, process ability and performance. Exceptional clarity, attractive light-transmission properties, chemical resistance and radiation stability make them well suited for a variety of applications including food packaging, lighting, packaging, dinnerware, medical ware, toys, gloss laminations and bottles. STYRON™ high-impact polystyrene resins provide balanced toughness, gloss and process ability. These resins are designed for "toughness" and are available in a range of impact resistance suitable for applications such as furniture, floppy diskettes, toys, packaging, housewares, appliance parts, audio and video cassettes, dinnerware, refrigeration and vacuum-formed packaging.