Member - RootWave

RootWave uses electricity to kill weeds and is a scalable and sustainable alternative to herbicides.

Type Startup or self-employed
Founded 2014
Company Size 9
Member Type
Innovator
Founders Robert Diprose
Headquarters Brookhampton Ln, Kineton, Warwick CV35 0JA, UK
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RootWave

About

The future of the $31bn herbicides industry is in question because of pressure from resistance, regulation and litigation.
RootWave uses electricity to kill weeds and is the leading solution to organically control weeds. RootWave are currently developing solutions for agriculture, amenity and consumer markets with a vision to replace all herbicide use to make the world a healthier place.
Headquarters Brookhampton Ln, Kineton, Warwick CV35 0JA, UK

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
SDG 6
Clean Water and
Sanitation
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SDG 7
Affordable and
Clean Energy
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SDG 9
Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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Efficient Solutions

Labelled Solutions from RootWave

The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label seeks to bridge the gap between ecology and economy, bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability to show that these solutions are not expensive fixes to problems, but rather opportunities for clean economic growth.