Landslides

We help protect communities

LANDSLIDES

Landslides are one of the most tragic consequence of erosion. They can be dangerous, risking the security of property and personnel.  With so much at stake in communities suffering from the effects of this form of dramatic erosion, we focus on the science of erosion control to deliver the most effective products and services. Our portfolio of products has been used to tackle the toughest projects around the world.

PROJECT PROFILE

In 2017, a devastating landslide cut off the town of Elk City, Idaho from the outside world. HMI’s NaturesOwn X9000 BFM/FRM was selected to tackle the  HMI partnered with Apex Erosion Control to reclaim a mountainside near Elk City, Idaho. The mountainside was facing a state road that connected a small town to the outside world. It was imperative that the solution used to control the erosion was efficacious, thorough and permanent. The natural bast fibers within X9000 BFM/FRM created a grass foundation in less than one year, stopping the dangerous erosion in its tracks.

POPULAR PRODUCTS

X9000 BONDED FIBER MATRIX

NaturesOwn X9000 BFM (Bonded Fiber Matrix) is produced, patented, designed, and tested to tackle the toughest erosion control projects in the industry. Strong natural fibers homogenized with an unmatched tackifier to ensure erosion control success without restricting natural growth. This product was designed to withstand heavy rains over a long period of time on steep slopes. X9000 BFM is HMI's premium product.

 

 

KNOCKOUT DUST CONTROLLER

NaturesOwn® Knockout dust control agent is derived from fatty acids which are 100% biodegradable. Depending upon the application, light to heavy traffic can immediately continue to travel over the treated area. A standard application will last between 2-6 months, dependant upon environmental conditions and traffic volume.

 

 

TRIPLE TAC TACKIFIER

NaturesOwn Triple Tac is an organic biodegradable tackifier that disperses rapidly in cold water and cures immediately after application. Triple Tac is a premium tackifier for use in extreme climate and surface conditions. Triple Tac reduces evaporation and nutrient leaching as well as protects against soil erosion by creating a strong matrix. It mixes easily with water and prevents plugging.

 

 

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RELEVANT CASE STUDIES

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