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Hillside planting pistol / Innovative planting tools

Hillside planting pistol

Slope collapse caused people's traffic to be blocked. At present, most of the solutions are to irrigate the collapsed mountain wall with cement or cover it with a metal net to fix it. However, such man-made construction is not conducive to the growth of plants on their own, causing animals and plants to lose their habitats.

"Hillside planting pistol" can reduce labor costs and climbing risks, planting by shooting, so that the natural environment can be restored to its original state as soon as possible. The bullet material is made of natural coffee grounds and bamboo fiber, which can be decomposed naturally and provide plant nutrition.



Taipei University of Technology
Taipei, Taiwan

Jun Han Lu,
National Taipei University of Technology