Huh? Diapers for trees?

CLOVERDALE, CA, January 10, 2018-

City officials in Peoria, Illinois are running a test on a product that at first seemed to stump local residents: diapers for trees. Specifically, they are trialing TreeDiapers, made from recycled diapers, on eight trees in the City Hall complex.

The idea behind the product, marketed by Virginia-based Zynnovation, is that the TreeDiaper absorbs water which it then releases gradually into the surrounding drying soil.

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