Corkwood, strongly associated with cork, is the oak bark, the commonly known “Portuguese Jewel” is vegetarian textile, 100% Natural, with a multitude of attributes that no technology has been able to replicate or surpass.
Light and elastic, corkwood is weatherproof. It’s a thermic isolator, fire resistant, sound proof with an astonishing quimical and biological stability. Protects from cold and humidity and can hermetically seal.
Corkwood production is absolutely sustainable. After the extraction, the tree doesn’t get destroyed, the oak is capable of regenerating like no other forest species. Oaks have a major role in ecological equilibrium of the planet, contributing to restore balance on climate changes, preventing desertification and protecting biodiversity.