Medusoil – “Success comes with carefully designed and executed increments”

Producing environmentally-friendly biocement underground is the challenge that Dr. Dimitrios Terzis, co-founder of the EPFL start-up MeduSoil has set in.

Picture credits: Zuzanna Adamczewska-Bolle

MeduSoil develops and commercializes the world’s first carbon bio-mineralization technologies to provide solutions to problems of ground stabilization. The aim is to turn soils into rocks to mitigate infrastructure risk related to soil erosion, landslides, rising sea levels and to reduce damages caused by extreme weather and earthquakes in many zones of the world. The one whose purpose is “to bring innovation, literally, down to Earth”, explains how an innovation can become a functioning business model.