Case Studies

Inno-Therm®/Métisse®; has a history of being used in specialist developments across the country. Take a look at case studies of where Inno-Therm®/Métisse® has been used recently;

Inno-Therm®/Métisse® recycled cotton/denim insulation has been installed in the Piddington Pod. The Pod is an extraordinary bespoke copper-clad eco-dwelling. It is modelled on the huts of nomads. It was centre stage on George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces broadcast on Channel 4 29th October at 8pm.

Awards achieved by Recovery Insulation for Inno-Therm®/Métisse®

  1. Enventure Landfill Tax Credit Scheme/Parkwood Environmental Fund, 2004
  2. Business Link South Yorkshire High Growth Start-up, 2005
  3. UK KTA/TSB grant, 2005.
  4. Inno-Therm®/Métisse® was featured in the BBC series – ‘It’s Not Easy Being Green’ – 2007.
  5. SCEDUSocialEnterpriseAwards:‘Green’EnterpriseAward,2010.
  6. November 2010, featured on BBC – and DIY/SOS.
  7. Shortlisted from 100 applications for M&S/Eco Build Innovation Pitch Award, 2015.
  8. Selected in 2014 by Kevin McCloud as one of his 10 eco-innovation green heroes
  9. Funding awarded from Yorkshire Innovation Fund in 2015 to develop a new cost effective binder system from bio and /or recycled fibres to allow entry into UK construction and DIY markets of a 100% recycled insulation product; and maintain a high performance to be competitive with other ‘eco’ and conventional insulations.
  10. London Construction Award Finalist 2015
  11. Sheffield Business Awards Finalist 2016
  12. ASPB Product of the month 2017


  • Inno-Therm®/Métisse® was selected by Kevin McCloud as one of his 10 eco-innovation green heroes. We exhibited at Grand Design Live in London from May 3rd – 11th, 2014. Details at: Grand Design Live.
  • Recovery Insulation Ltd., distributors of Inno-Therm®/Métisse®, exhibited at FutureBuild in Sheffield in November 2014. Details at: FutureBuild.
  • ECO BUILD: Recovery Insulation Ltd exhibited in the Big Innovation Pitch stand at Eco build 2014. Read more…