BIORET AGRI - 'LOUISIANE' CATTLE MATTRESS (1999)
Mattress laid in the cowshed
It is a sleeping mattress for animals, it is laid directly in the cowshed. It is made from several types of rubber granules carefully graded and mixed. These granules are mixed into a homogeneous mass and are then bound together by the use
of a supple polyurethane binder. This binder forms a very resistant film due to a chemical reaction with air humidity. Composition :
- Top layer: PVC, resistant to an aggressive biological environment treated anti UV
- 1 mm thick.
Technical properties (average values)
- Width: 218 cm
- Mass g/m2: 1100 gr.
This waterproof polyester canvass is fixed to the mattress at the front and back. The system which covers the whole area is fixed in place with cestilene bars screwed directly into the concrete floor. The mattress is 4 cm thick. Dimensions of the 'Louisiane' cattle mattress can be adapted to the specific size (length and width) of each cowshed.
Point of view of the jury: the first mattress, improves the animal welfare
Award-winner testimony: This product has been very successfull, more than 500 000 mattress have been sold in Europe, Ukraine and Canada. The Louisiane mattress, first one of Bioret Agri is still on the catalogue.