In the mid-80s, research was conducted by the Department of Geotechnology at the Luleć University of Technology, under the supervision of Arvid Jacobsson, which focused on products to prevent petroleum-based products from leaching out of contaminated soil.

At that time, it was possible to anticipate that future laws and a system of differentiated fees would be used as means of  solving the problem of waste accumulation and controlling the effect of increasing emissions on our environment.