This high-quality, lightweight, closed-cell polyethylene foam is nontoxic and hypoallergenic. It can be used in direct contact with the skin. It is also heat-moldable, grindable, and washable. Plastazote #1
molds quickly in response to weight-bearing, enhancing total contact and making it ideal for splint padding and orthotic top layers. Plastazote #2
is more supportive and retains its cushioning properties longer.Plastazote #3
is often used as the supportive filler on the base layer of foot orthoses. Plastazote is not made with natural rubber latex.