Genuine Plastazote® is made of closed cell cross-linked polyethylene (PE). It is very reliable material and has been used for many years. it is a proven staple for orthoses, including a standard material for SADMERC approved diabetic insoles. Plastazote is lightweight, strong, and impervious to bacteria. Application areas include packaging, protective padding in contact sports, automotive, health care and building. The inert qualities of Plastazote have led to its widespread use in healthcare applications.