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The Most Incredible Ingredient of Earthwool
31/12/2018 | Insulation Battstore
Making houses and protecting that is a lot more different things. And to protect this big thing there are many architectural methods for that and insulation is that one process which keeps balances of temperature on the basis of weather. It has some basic mechanisms- conduction, convection, and radiation. And in every type of insulation, each one of them has some unique qualities which distinguished them from each other.
This time Earthwool becomes a highly efficient level quality tool with a good level of performance. This is a forerunner sustainable material, but it must be stored under cover in dry conditions. Many houses have some roof insulation, but only up to 100mm. This insulator works with eco-friendly methods and helps to offset carbon footprint and reduce overheads. It is a formaldehyde-free binder technology, based on rapidly renewable materials instead of petrol-based chemicals. It is free from formaldehyde, phenols, acrylics, no artificial colors, bleach or dyes are added and it reduces embodied energy and delivers superior environmental durability. Definitely, it is soft to handle, it giver thermal performance, absorbs sound, reduces energy bills, non-combustible etc. This technology-based insulator has many natural ingredients that make natural brownish color and wooly. But the best part of it is though many types of insulations are only used for one particular thing like you can use it either in the roof or wall or ceilings, but earthwool can be used both in all of the sectors.
Is there really wool in earthwool? Earthwool, definitely there is no wool in earthwool, but has bio-based materials that make it more harmless to the environment. Manufactured from recycled glass bottles, sand and other materials and not-hygroscopic and will not rot or attract vermin. Moreover, it includes many types of chemicals, but that does not mean if there is chemical then it is definitely harmful, No, there is not, rather it is chemically neutral without any doubt, does not contain impurities. It has been examined and investigated by different types of scientific organizations and technical experts. Its quality and composition of the inner ingredients were obtained and found to be satisfactory.
Today I think that there is nothing called the BEST insulation. If it’s okay for your building on the basis of your weather, then you can install and use it. Anyway, it has been beneficiary for any use of it. It is an Australian product with German technology. In this case, Earthwool has gained popularity in Australia today because of its easy installing process if I compare it with other insulation types. The different binder use of it makes it less itchy. Lack of storage space needed is another advantage of Earthwool and one more thing about it is that it is renewable. Everything we do starts with recycling. Our plant uses as much as 80% recycled content. While our only option is to landfill our products at the end of life, that doesn’t stop us from encouraging consumers to recycle other products, particularly glass bottles.
Though there is a lot of confusion in that if the marketers are really using wool in earthwool, the answer will be again, No. If wool has been used in this insulator then it will be not that much more sustainable and will not be going to have enough strength to deal with natural resources. Yes, definitely there is some insulator which includes wool as the main ingredient, but they are not enough strong and not durable. They can’t balance the temperature that well and have less capability of fighting with cavities. But Earthwool can strongly deal with the cavity of the wall. Recent research shows that air movement within cavity walls leads to extra heat loss. Gaps between the insulation product and the inner leaf, around openings, penetrations and individual pieces of insulation promote this unintended heat loss. But Earthwool is fit tolerant and can be cut with a positive tolerance, so that the slabs fit snugly together and against penetrations and openings. Therefore, it can accommodate slight variations in the surface of the inner leaf – restricting air movement and delivering real thermal performance.
Think about it that what will happen if your insulators didn’t work well and you have paid a lot for that. Trust me, Earthwool didn’t get that much popularity without any reason, obviously, it has public demanding qualities. It has both technical and environmental benefits and also has created innovative insulation solutions that shape the way of living in the future. And one more fact is, it is thermally efficient and cost-effective in saving energy and providing increased comfort in buildings. Earthwool comes in rolls that can simply be unrolled between joists, making it very easy to install. It has good insulating properties, helping to keep heat in during the winter and heat out during the summer. Earth wool insulation also provides good acoustic qualities and it is resistant to fire. During the manufacturing process, about 70-80% of the glass wool is produced from recycled glass and it is resistant to insects.
Earthwool is getting too much popularity these days because of its good service. It’s getting famous in Australia, New Zealand much more than another because of weather. People over there are finding it useful in case of insulation. Moreover, though there is a lot still Earthwool has its own quality which makes it distinguishable from others. Suitable for walls, roofs, and ceilings of framed or part-framed residential and commercial buildings, where the insulation remains dry during its serviceable life. Moreover, it can be used on both external, internal walls and in ceiling also. One more the thing is to be remembered that Earthwool insulation comes in a variety of widths and thicknesses to match the two most common joist height and spacing. So before insulating it in your house, you should know the technical and insulating process very well. In the market, there is a number of insulation options are available, but spreading across the industry of manufacturers of Earthwool continue to move to and contributes to enhanced safety.