ECOSE® Technology is our revolutionary sustainable bio-based binder* used in the manufacture of all of our Glass Mineral Wool products, and the majority of our Rock Mineral Wool products. Invented 10 years ago, it is not only unique, but very much central to our sustainability strategy.
THE BEST CHOICE - 5 KEY BENEFITS
A NATURAL BINDER:
ECOSE® Technology contains no added phenol or formaldehyde. Natural raw materials replace the chemicals used in traditional binders.
Softer texture to the touch and easier to handle compared to products made with chemical-based binder
LOWER EMBODIED ENERGY:
Products manufactured using ECOSE® Technology are 70% less energy-intensive when compared to mineral wool products made using traditional formaldehyde-based binders, reducing the ecological footprint.
The exceptional strength of our bio-based binder makes products manufactured with ECOSE® Technology highly durable.
OPTIMUM INDOOR AIR COMFORT:
Based on natural raw materials, products manufactured with ECOSE® Technology have the best possible Eurofins Gold Certificate for Indoor Air Comfort, contributing to a high level of indoor air quality.
*A binder is used in the manufacture of Glass and Rock Mineral Wool products to bind insulation strands together.
HOW DO YOU KNOW IT’S MANUFACTURED USING ECOSE TECHNOLOGY?
Products manufactured using ECOSE® Technology have a natural brown colour so you can see, as well as feel the difference.