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Breathing Barrier / Green modular design

Breathing Barrier
Breathing Barrier

Existing acoustic barrier has only one effect of blocking noise from vehicles, and there is no other function that improves the environment. Therefore, we dedicated to create a new design and find solution. The main component of emissions are NO3-, and NH4+ , and also the components to cause acid rain. So, we use the nitrogen-fixing ability of the moss to decompose these components that causing air pollution.

Breathing Barrier has a considerable filtration capacity. In the future, air pollution problems and certain environmental afforestation will be effectively improved and the highway guardrail will be no longer just an acoustic barrier.

University

Taiwan Tech

Taiwan Tech
Taipei, Taiwan

Hsuan Ting Huang,
Taiwan Tech

Tsung Ying Hsieh,
Taiwan Tech