Scientists from Krasnoyarsk invented the artificial soil

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2017-09-08 13:30:04

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Scientists from Krasnoyarsk invented the artificial soil

Deteriorating every year the environmental situation of our planet can lead to the fact that soon we will cease to call her «green». Not a small contribution to the environment making the soil pollution. But, as reported by the Agency TASS, scientists of the Siberian Federal University, Krasnoyarsk, invented the artificial soil for reclamation (i.e., recovery) of the soil.

In appearance the artificial soil similar light carpet that can spread almost anywhere. The soil is called the biomat. It is based on natural fiber, which is impregnated with a special composition that allows a long time to maintain strength. On the basis of the applied organic fillers containing biologically active additives and binders of natural origin. If necessary, the composition biomat you can add hydrogels, which increase the ability of the artificial soil to retain water. As explained by one of the study's authors Alain Bornova

«Biomat will completely decompose within 4-5 years. The products of its decomposition become part of the soil humus, providing the plants development. Biomat will greatly simplify and accelerate the process of reclamation of anthropogenically disturbed lands, including the Northern territories, where the biological reclamation phase was severely hampered long distance and inaccessibility and harsh climatic conditions.»

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