Why use nonwovens in construction?

With increasing oil prices, climate change, CO² regulations and building regulation codes on fire resistance, nonwovens are providing cost-effective and efficient solutions to building and construction challenges.

The different uses are:

  • Insulation (thermal and noise)
  • House wrap
  • Roofing
    • Underlay
    • Composites
    • Membranes
    • Underslating
  • Covers for acoustic ceilings


  • Air infiltration barrier
  • Vapour barrier
  • Flooring substrates
  • Facings for plaster board
  • Pipe wrap
  • Concrete moulding layers
  • Foundations and ground stabilisation
  • Vertical drainage