John Cotton Nonwovens Division is a leading manufacturer of home insulation for the likes of recognised brands such as B&Q. We produce both natural and synthetic alternatives and have over 12 years’ experience in this sector. Using our long standing and trusted airlaying and carding lines, we are able to produce superior nonwoven constructions, suited perfectly as home insulation materials.

Our technical expertise and UKAS accredited laboratory enable us to develop and appraise new products using our thermal measuring equipment.

With an array of fibres to hand and a wealth of experience, the Nonwovens Division will continue to develop and innovate products in this market area.


The Nonwovens Division provides an array of manufacturing and operational processes and materials.

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Covid-19 Update

During these unprecedented times, John Cotton continues to manufacture and supply insulated pouches that provide an essential component for the transportation of chilled food and pharmaceutical items via distribution networks.

In line with the Prime Minister’s advice and government guidelines, this enables our customers such as Morrisons, HelloFresh, Mindful Chef, All Plants, Pharmacy2U and many more to deliver fresh food and pharmaceutical prescriptions to your doors, minimising people’s risk of exposure.

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John Cotton is directly involved in providing essential components which makes the distribution of food using parcel delivery networks possible. Mindful chef is a customer whose business is at the front end of fresh food distribution and home delivery meal kit solutions which is a critical front-line business.

Tim Lee - CEO at Mindful Chef