Recycled growing media

BioSubstrate

Start day

01.08.2017

End day

31.03.2020

Goals

Recycled materials from biorefineries and wood industry will be tested for their usability in peat free or peat reduced growing media for horticultural plants. We aim at increased use of recycled materials in growing media, using local products and side-products from bio-based industry in central Finland.

Outputs

Instructions for the preparation of recycled-based substrates and pots for substrate manufacturers