Earthwool

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Excellent Insulation that’s Sustainable and Effective

When it comes to ensuring ultimate comfort in extreme weather, EarthWool® Insulation is an excellent, high performing option for your home or office building.

Knauf Insulation’s EarthWool® is an advanced generation of glasswool insulation that provides buildings with a number of protective features, all while looking after the environment. Up to 80% of its composition consists of recycled glass bottles. Furthermore, it can be recycled at the end of the building’s life, making it a highly sustainable choice.

Cost-effective Innovation

EarthWool® Insulation is a fantastic cost-effective option, combining innovative energy saving, sound-absorbing and fire resistance features. This makes it perfect for timber and metal frame applications within residential structures.

At the core of its innovation is a sustainable formaldehyde-free binder, made from rapidly renewable bio-based materials. This binder, known as ECOSE® Technology, is up to 70% less energy intensive than petroleum-based chemical binders. ECOSE® was crafted after five years of intensive research, resulting in natural insulation sheets that contain no dye or artificial colours. This gives it its organic brown colour.

EarthWool® Benefits

Although traditional glasswool insulation already boasts incredible environmental credentials, EarthWool® provides installers and homeowners with additional benefits that are not found in basic glasswool. These include:

  • ‘Super-soft’ glasswool that’s virtually itch free for easier installation
  • Low dust
  • No added artificial colour – it’s naturally brown
  • No chemical smell
  • No added phenol or formaldehyde for enhanced indoor air quality.

It’s also compression packed to reduce transport emissions and keep stockist storage costs low, saving you money while helping the environment.

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EarthWool® – The Sustainable Option

EarthWool® Insulation also sets a new benchmark in insulation sustainability, boasting these values:

  • Lower embodied energy than traditional glasswool
  • Made using recycled glass bottles (up to 80%)
  • Can be recycled at the end of building life.
  • Vermin proof and fire resistant.

R-value:

An R-value specifies the thermal resistance the insulation will provide. Insulation is designed to feature air pockets, with higher R-values signifying more air pockets and a higher level of efficiency.

Get EarthWool® Insulation from Bargain Insulation today. To make an order, or to find out more, don’t hesitate to contact us at orders@bargaininsulation.com.au, or call us on 03 8555 4685.