Fiberglass Insulation

• Lower Recycled Content

• Potentially Harmful to Installer

• Somewhat Energy Intensive to Manufacture

• Formaldehyde-based Binders

• Inferior Acoustical Properties

Cotton Insulation

• High Recycled Content

• Safe to Handle and Install

• Minimal Energy Used to Manufacture

• No Formaldehyde-based Binders

• Superior Acoustical Properties


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About This Project

This project was researched, designed and coded by Phil Loubere and Jordan Kennedy in Middle Tennessee State University’s School of Journalism, Visual Communication concentration.

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Last updated in May 2014.