Recycled Cotton Insulation

Low carbon recycled non-toxic non-itch thermal and acoustic insulation made from recycled 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.

Low carbon recycled non-toxic non-itch thermal and acoustic insulation made from recycled denim.

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You will find this material in: Cabinet I

Origin / Location of manufacturing / Processing plant
Application and typical uses of the product

Thermal: Sarking, loft, wall, underfloor and acoustic: wall, underfloor, home music studio, recording studio, textile design, room dividers, packing and education resource.

Breakdown of Product

85 % recycled cotton/denim bonded with 15% low melt polyester bonding fibre, 0.8% - 1.2% fungicide treatment, 10% flame retardant treatment

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 °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?
Non-itch and easy to install. Ability to measure and cut insulation.
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
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

Readily available