Vetiver Cleans Up Contaminated Land and Water

Polluted land and water and how Vetiver can clean Up

Vetiver Cleans Up Contaminated Land and Water Vetiver cleans up contaminated land and water by absorbing high levels of pollutants. In addition to their fibrous, fast growing nature, Vetiver roots have a unique ability to not only tolerate many contaminants but also to absorb them, making it an eminently suitable bio-engineering solution, to treat agricultural,…

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Vetiver – Natural Slope Stability

Vetiver -Natural Slope Stability

Vetiver – Natural Slope Stability Stabilisation of Natural Slopes, Cuttings and Embankments Vetiver Grass  provides natural slope stability, through its incredible root system, that once established can grow to 3-4m deep. Depending where the Vetiver is grown the length of time this will take will vary. In the UK this could well take more than…

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Vetiver – Soil and Water Conservation

VETIVER-SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION SOIL EROSION Loss of surface soil and soil nutrients due to excessive rain run-off ,is a serious problem. Farmers across the globe, have suffered  the loss of over 50% of the worlds topsoil in the last 150 years.  There is increasing evidence that seasonal rains are becoming more frequent and more…

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