Cork Insulation

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZTMCoCG_jQ Yet another great alternative to traditional plastic based or fiber glass insulations, cork does not require the entire tree to be cut down for harvest, rather one can peel the material away. Similar to cork tiling, where the material is mulched, and then pressed and bonded together, cork insulation instead uses steam applied in large metal frames in order to release suberin, a natural binder in the cork.

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