Supplier of the Month April 2015: Tasman

Tasman Insulation is the manufacturer of the iconic Pink® Batts® brand of insulation and supply the renowned Sislation® range of building underlays and foils to New Zealand.


Tasman Insulation started manufacturing Pink® Batts® insulation on their site in Penrose in 1961 and they are currently part of the Light Building Products Division of Fletcher Building.

Tasman Insulation’s primary focus is creating warm, quiet, sustainable homes for New Zealanders with their Pink® Batts® Classic, Pink® Batts® Ultra®, Pink® Batts® Silencer® and Pink® Batts® SnugFloor® ranges.

Product Focus – Pink® Batts® Insulation

Pink® Batts® insulation has been keeping New Zealand homes warmer in winter and cooler in summer for over 50 years.  It is a quality product with a long tradition, updated for contemporary conditions.

As New Zealand building methods change you can be guaranteed that our product range will adjust to match those new requirements.

Pink® Batts® insulation has stood the test of time in New Zealand conditions.  It’s a piece of mind choice, backed by a Pink® Batts® Lifetime Warranty on BRANZ appraised Pink® Batts® wall and ceiling insulation products for the lifetime of the residential buildings in which they are installed.  For full details, visit

The extensive Pink® Batts® residential insulation range is made for New Zealand conditions.  The team at Tasman know how New Zealand buildings are made and how insulation needs to fit in with our building styles and construction processes.  That’s why our ceiling, wall, and floor solutions are complemented with specialist products, such as our Narrow Wall and 140mm Wall solutions for high wind zones, insulation designed for steel framed walls, and ceiling products with restricted thicknesses for skillion roofs.

Easy to work with
Pink® Batts® insulation has all the positive attributes you expect – but now more rigid, to minimise product slumping during installation, and less dusty.

There has been extensive international research on the health and safety aspects of bio-soluble glass wool.  Pink® Batts® insulation is manufactured and regularly analysed to ensure it meets NK8340 bio-soluble composition

Pink® Batts® is GreenGuard Indoor Air Quality Certified®.  This voluntary North American standard uses a rigorous testing process to ensure that product emissions are at safe levels.

Tested against AS/NZS 1530.1 and AS/NZS 1530.3 rated non-flammable and non-combustible.

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