Snomax, "cultivated" snow and the environment.

Snomax, neige "de culture" et environnement.

Author(s) : DINGER F.

Type of article: Article


In order to replicate what happens in a natural environment, specific tools have been designed: snow machines that produce snow by crystallizing a fine mist of water droplets sprayed into the ambient air. A new product was placed on the market a few years ago. Its active ingredient, based on a protein extracted from the bacteria Pseudomonas syringae, facilitates the positioning of water molecules and promotes crystallization.


  • Original title: Snomax, neige "de culture" et environnement.
  • Record ID : 2006-2074
  • Languages: French
  • Source: Revue générale du Froid & du Conditionnement d'air - vol. 96 - n. 1060
  • Publication date: 2006/01


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