Knauf Insulation, as one of the leading and fastest growing
manufacturers of mineral wool products, has introduced the new, complete and
easy to install UrbanscapeŽ Green Roof System.
Building on over 30 years of expertise in energy efficiency and more
than 15 years experience in horticulture industry, Knauf Insulation is focused on
providing a comprehensive range of solutions for residential and
non-residential buildings, industrial customers and various urban green
One of the main advantages of our new Urbanscape Green Roof system is a
unique Urbanscape Green Roll / Hydro Blanket - a lightweight,
multipurpose growing layer made of long rock mineral wool fibers
specially needled to form a compact and dimensionally stable felt.
Urbanscape Green Roll / Hydro Blanket ensures excellent water retention
and conservation, and provides good aeration as well as improved absorption
of plant nutrients dissolved in the water.
Urbanscape Green Roof system was designed for all types of roof
construction, including lightweight constructions - for residential,
non-residential and industrial buildings.
Our Green Solutions team has done extensive research of different types
of Urbanscape Green Roof Systems, focusing on storm-water management,
energy efficiency, heat accumulation and environmental benefits. With
special Urbanscape Green Roof Performance Evaluation Tool we are now
able to assess the real performance of the defined Green Roof System in
all major world climate zones.
For more information please contact our green roof experts on