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I am seeking soil stabilization properties, also prevention of migration of soils...and you know this.




Natural vegetable fibers could be used....something along the lines of burlap even--not very cheap, but customers big into the green thing would not mind the price difference.

Problems: Whereas it would offer great tensile strengthe initially, in a matter of maybe three years it would be gone.

As is bio-degrades, it becomes worse than if you had used no stabilizer at all...you have organic matter down there degrading into gas and dust--shifting soils.
 

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I am seeking soil stabilization properties, also prevention of migration of soils...and you know this.




Natural vegetable fibers could be used....something along the lines of burlap even--not very cheap, but customers big into the green thing would not mind the price difference.

Problems: Whereas it would offer great tensile strengthe initially, in a matter of maybe three years it would be gone.

As is bio-degrades, it becomes worse than if you had used no stabilizer at all...you have organic matter down there degrading into gas and dust--shifting soils.
Yeah sorry i was joking....it might be hard to find something eco friendly that doesn't bio-degrade. You could always use the land fill angle....this geo tex is made by melting down plastic sacks that would be buried in a big nasty landfill. Or if needed you could resort to explaining how plastic soda rings picked up off beaches are used to make geo tex.
 
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