NaturHemp

Credit: Materiaux Ecologiques pour la Maison

What makes this product green?

  • Reduces heating and cooling loads
  • Biobased and sustainably sourced

Description

NaturHemp insulation is made from rapidly renewable industrial hemp and contains no chemical binders—instead, it is held together with <5% polypropylene or polyethylene. Manufactured in Canada, it comes in 3.5" and 5.5" thicknesses in dimensions of 16" x 48" or 24" x 48". NaturHemp has an R-valueMeasure of resistance to heat flow; the higher the R-value, the lower the heat loss. The inverse of U-factor. similar to other fiber insulation at around R-3.7 per inch, friction fit in wall cavities, and uses ammonium sulfate as a flame retardant.

Manufacturer Information

Materiaux Ecologiques pour la Maison
3257 A, route 132 Ouest
Le Bic, PQ G0L 1B0
Phone: 418-736-0123
www.memvegetal.com

Listed in: Blanket Insulation