Category Archives: Green Products

Natural Gas Cars And Pumps Coming Soon

Natural Gas has emerged as the most abundant fuel supply in the U.S, particularly with “fracking” opening up access to huge domestic sources.  This cleanest of fossil fuels has long been commercially supplied to homes for heating and cooking.  Fleet … Continue reading

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Insulation Helps Save Energy & Cellulose Insulation’s Low Embodied Energy Helps Save The Planet

The Passive House Institute U.S. has announced it will no longer grant certification approval for construction projects using SPF insulation, which employ chemical agents with high Global-Warming-Costs (GWP). In a recent article BuldingGreen.com, PHIUS’s executive director Katrin Klingenberg explained the decision. … Continue reading

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Ryland Homes Gets It When It Comes To Cellulose Insulation

For most new home buyers, their builder is the source of awareness for the products that go into building their new home. When it comes to what’s behind the walls and above the ceiling home buyers become even less involved … Continue reading

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CIMA’s National Fiber Announces Innovative Recycling Program

Greenest Insulation Blog is always on the lookout for innovative green ideas. CIMA producer member National Fiber has a new twist on the well known recycling aspects of cellulose insulation. The company is launching a program to recycle cellulose insulation … Continue reading

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Green Guitar at GreenBuild Expo 2012

One of the more unusual items on display at the 2012 GreenBuild Expo was a Martin guitar. The innovative green aspect was the instrument’s fret board made of material by Forbo Flooring company. According to a company representative at their … Continue reading

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Cellulose Insulation Waste Paper Innovations

The nations leading cellulose insulation manufacturers continue to find innovative ways to convert waste paper into energy-efficient insulation products. Cellulose insulation producers stay in tune with recycled paper trends, and with obvious interest in old newsprint (ONP) supplies. Recycled newsprint … Continue reading

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Extreme Retrofit Winners Get Door Blown Out

CIMA awarded the Extreme Insulation Retrofit to a Kentucky couple selected at random in April from the hundreds who visited the online sweepstakes. Now, CIMA is blowing the door out of the Extreme Insulation Retrofit winner’s house. Well, to clarify, … Continue reading

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Every Day Is Earth Day

Here at the Greenest Of The Green every day is Earth Day. No matter what your politics, views or interests, it’s hard to refute the premise that a healthy planet is perhaps the most basic component of human existence. We … Continue reading

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NESEA Building Energy Conference 2011

One of the most important energy related summits is the annual Northeast Sustainable Energy Association Conference. In a recent publicity release for the NESEA BuildingEnergy 2011 Conference & Trade Show, green/sustainable building expert Alex Wilson, founder and executive editor of … Continue reading

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CIMA LAUNCHES EXTREME RETROFIT SWEEPSTAKES

The Cellulose Insulation Manufacturers Association is challenging homeowners to learn more about how to upgrade their insulation with a special promotion on cellulose.org. One lucky contestant will win the prize that keeps on giving heating and cooling energy cost savings … Continue reading

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