Recycled Cotton Insulation

Thermal and acoustic  insulation material made from recycled cotton denim.

This is a textiles & crops material

Textiles are any goods produces by weaving, knitting or felting. Crops are grown for their fibres traditionally used to make paper, cloth or rope.

Thermal and acoustic  insulation material made from recycled cotton denim.

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You will find this material in: Cabinet I

Application and typical uses of the product

Can be used for Lofts, Timber Framed Walls, Sarking, internal walls and between floors and under floor for acoustic applications. It behaves as a hydro regulator thanks to its ability to absorb and release water vapour and so has excellent performance in conditions of high humidity. The water vapour diffusion resistance is determined according to the EN 12086 conditions B. The water vapour diffusion resistance factor =  µ 2.2..

Breakdown of Product

85 % recycled cotton/denim bonded with 15% low melt polyester bonding fibre

Embodied energy (Processing plant emissions). How much energy is used to produce the product? kWh per annum or kgCO2
Total emissions for 1 functional unit  = 0.9200 kgCO2-eg/kg
% Recycled Content
Thermal conductivity (k) W/m°C or Thermal transmittance (U-value) - W/m2°C (If applicable)
k = 0.039 W/m °CU value = 0.16 W/m2 °C
Is the resource Renewable or Finite?
Does the material need to be processed further or treated by the user
Buildability - how complex is installation? What skill level is required?
Easy to handle and install. Non-itch
Deconstruction and Re-use


Disposal/ End of Life

Product can be recycled back into new product. Used for packaging

Types, textures, specifications and colours currently available
Supplied in rolls [4m) or batts (1/2m). 40cm & 60cm width. 80mm. 100mm, 120mm, 145mm and 200 thick. Other thicknesses can be made on order. 20mm acoustic rolls 1.2m in width. The material is blue in colour
Supplier Name
Recovery Insulation
Main Contact
David Garlovsky
Contact Address
84 Upper Valley Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S89HE
Telephone Number
0114 2587639
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Is this product certified?

YES and CE

Lifespan of materials if maintained correctly (years)


Availability - how easy is it to source the material

Insulation available on next day when in stock and/or two week lead time