News Analysis

Cotton Insulation is Back!

The allure of a building material made from blue jeans is undeniable. One of the new cotton insulation products we field-tested attracted attention even at its 6:45 a.m. delivery here at the

EBN office. Peering into the blue bundles of batts, passersby peppered us with questions: what is this stuff, how does it work, won’t it burn easily?

Published November 1, 2000

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