More recently, schools have been encouraged by concerned community groups to reduce the use of synthetic herbicides to maintain school grounds. One type of alternative is to use a machine from Weedtechnics that produces saturated steam (Satusteam™). The California Department of Pesticide Regulation funded us to test the machine in place of herbicides.
About the Author: Jeremy Winer
Jeremy Winer has 30 years of practical experience in implementing integrated holistic approach to weed management across urban landscapes, recreational parklands and wetlands. He currently runs Weedtechnics specialising in providing chemical reduction and non-toxic weed control programs to municipalities across Australia. He has developed, patented, manufactured, and commercialised the Steamwand method of creating saturated steam for vegetation control.