Cocopeat is used as a soil additive. Due to low levels of nutrients in its composition, Cocopeat is usually not the sole component in the medium used to grow plants. When plants are grown exclusively in Cocopeat , it is important to add nutrients according to the specific plants' needs.
Being a good absorbent, dry Cocopeat t can be used as an oil absorbent on slippery floors. Cocopeat is also used as a bedding in animal farms and pet houses to absorb animal waste so the farm is kept cleanand dry.
Cocopeat is hydrophilic unlike sphagnum moss and can quickly reabsorb water even when completely dry. Cocopeat is porous and cannot be overwatered easily.