Low carbon recycled acoustic & thermal natural fibre insulation. Easy to install/non-itch, non-toxic – will not cause allergic reactions. Behaves as a hydro regulator as it can absorb & release water vapour.

acoustic application

Acoustic & Thermal

Extremely effective sound-proofing and thermal insulation for both commercial and domestic use.

Inno-Therm®/Métisse® is ideal to use for DIY or domestic projects.

Key Features

Key Product Features include 85% recycled cotton fibre, easy to install, non-itch and exceeds conventional insulation in performance.

See how Inno-Therm®/Métisse® insulation is made from recycled denim clothing.

Video: Recycling Process

Short video showing how recycled denim/cotton garments are processed to manufacture Inno-Therm®/Métisse®.

Hot House

Conduct practical enquiries with the Hot House, a bespoken science based resource to investigate physics concepts of heat transfer at KS3/4.
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Covid 19

During the current Covid 19 restrictions, we are able to continue to handle enquiries by phone and email. We are able to dispatch goods as courier services are still operating, providing your premises can accept deliveries. You must contact us to discuss delivery lead time.

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Circular Economy

Recovery Insulation in 2018 has become a partner in the The University of Sheffield ReTraCE Project (Realising the Transition to the Circular Economy: Model, Methods and Applications). Circular Economy Strategies Would “Tip Balance” Against Climate Change CIWM Journal Online.
ReTraCE Presentation: Bigfoot – Littlefoot – Barefoot

Alliance for Sustainable Building Products 2020

Healthy Buildings Expo 27/2/2020

Inno-Therm®/Métisse® shortlisted for the Nature plus Awards 2020. Natureplus is certification to prove a product is both low carbon and healthy.


Free pair of old (many are 501) denim navy (a few are black or white) jeans (sizes : 30-42W X 29-33L) or shorts (sizes: 23-34W) varying in colour, on request when you purchase Inno-Therm®/Métisse® insulation.

Home Insulation Grant Scheme 2020

Hundreds of thousands of homeowners will receive vouchers of up to £5,000 for energy-saving home improvements, with the poorest getting up to £10,000. The £2bn grant scheme will provide funds to install insulation as part of a wider £3bn plan to cut emissions. We will set out further details soon to share with you information that I hope you will find useful. Do contact us for details.
UK Government accreditation process putting off builders and installers from plan to improve energy efficiency of homes in England

Reach Homes

Inno-therm installed in the Reach Homes recycled container build for Ecology Building Society.

CPD Sessions

15th April 2019 CPD session conducted at Jefferson Sheard Architects in Peterborough entitled: THE CHALLENGE TO SPECIFY A LOW CARBON INSULATION. The Power Point slides are available.

The Challenge to Specify a Low Carbon Insulation in Building Construction New Build and Refurbishment

Living Roof for the California Academy of Science

Architect Renzo Piano achieved a design for the Living Roof for the California Academy of Sciences while using recycled denim for the insulation.
Architect Renzo Piano design for the Living Roof

Inno-Therm®/Métisse® selected as product of the month

Inno-Therm®/Métisse® has been selected as product of the month by the Alliance for Sustainable Building Products. Recovery Insulation will be exhibiting and presenting at the Healthy Buildings Conference and Expo on Thursday 28th February 2019 at London South Bank University.

Inno-Therm®/Metisse® eko 45mm acoustic insulation panels are soon to be used at the Tokyo Olympics 2021.

Sheffield/South Yorkshire UK based Recovery Insulation Ltd. is proud to announce that Inno-Therm®/Métisse® acoustic recycled cotton/denim insulation will be used at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. It was used by the International Broadcast Center at the Olympic Winter Games 2018, by NBC News at the London Games 2012, re-used at the Sochi Winter Olympics, 2014 and at the Rio Olympics 2016.
Tokyo Case Study
NBC Olympics Case Study
Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games 2018 press release

Hope Mill Recording Studios

Henric Mattsson, sound engineer, installed eco 45mm acoustic Inno-Therm®/Metisse® in 2018 in their ceiling clouds as a measure to deal with/attenuate short hi-mid/high-frequency flutter echo in their control room environment.
Hope Mill Recording Studios – Case Study

Conference Paper

Comparing linear and circular supply chains: A case study from the construction industry”. Received LSI (Leeds Sustainability Institute) Award for Addressing a Developing Need, from SEEDS Scientific Committee, Leeds Beckett University, International Conference, 2016, Sustainable, Ecological Engineering Design for Society. View PowerPoint presentation.