Submitted by: Hock GmbH + Co. KG
Implemented country: Germany
Title: Thermo-Hemp Plus
The product Thermo-Hemp ® PREMIUM is about 83-87% of hemp fibers, 10-12% of Polyester.Bikofasern and is equipped with 3-5% soda as fire protection. In the period September 2005 to October 2007 was part of a German of the Environment Foundation funded project, the synthetic crude oil produced will be replaced from supporting fiber in Thermo-Hemp ® PREMIUM by a natural bond with the Fraunhofer ICT. The newly formed product from Thermo-Hemp ® PLUS is an insulation material that consists of 83-87% of hemp fiber to 10-12% of Bikofasern from corn starch and 3-5% soda as fire protection. Thermo-Hemp ® PLUS can be used as insulation in roof, wall and floor.