Ficel blowing (foaming) agents are used in a variety of application areas of particular importance are the decorative profiles used for picture frames and some interior moldings such as crown mould.

The most frequently used types of Ficel® products used in this application are the endothermic, known for their quality cell structure and lack of surface residue from the decomposition process enabling faster post processing. Endothermics also find use in Injection molding of these types of polymers to provide sink reduction and cycle time improvement.