Bamboo for Life

Gallery Bamboo for Life 1
Gallery Bamboo for Life 1
October 2020
Headquarters 13290 Aix-en-Provence, France

Bamboo for Life - A sustainable, vegetal and biological wastewater treatment system

Water for Life thrives to overcome the challenges linked with the conventional treatment plants creating waste such as sewage sludges that must be treated.

Bamboo for Life offers a new experience: Ecological Wastewater treatment plant using Bamboo while sequestrating CO2, cooling area in open spaces and producing biomass. It is possible to revolutionize the world of wastewater treatment by providing positive externalities such as the creation of bamboo biomass to curb the use of fossil energy and the reduction of CO2 pollution through sequestration. With its technology, Bamboo for Life delivers a solution to refresh the heart of cities by implanting cool islands, while bringing biodiversity and a return of nature into the city. It is an exciting human and technological adventure because it mimics the best of nature.

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Key features

  • Produces up to 100 T/ha/year of biomass
  • Sequesters high quantity of CO2: Up to 60 T/ha/year
  • Refreshes area under 20°C
  • Generates O2: Up to 30% more than other trees


  • Cheaper to install and to operate: 30% in average
  • Unlimited life time

Company Profile

Maturity Stage

  • Medium and large scale commercialization
  • Small scale commercialization
  • Initial market commercialization
  • Prototype testing in the real world
  • Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab

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North america


South america


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