Bamboo is not only a beautiful ornament, but also an excellent green building material.
In the face of increasingly serious environmental problems, the world’s fastest growing plant – bamboo, as a modern new type of green building materials, become the new favorite of alternative wood.
When photosynthesis of bamboo, inhaled carbon dioxide releases 35% more oxygen than trees. therefore, from the carbon-absorbing ability, bamboo’s carbon-absorbing power is much higher. extensive planting of bamboo, and continue to cut and use. it will not only help improve the ecological environment, can also contribute to the reduction of global carbon emissions. can also contribute to the reduction of global carbon emissions.
At the 2010 Shanghai World Expo, the charm of bamboo natural low-carbon environmental protection is fully demonstrated. it is understood that, the total of 12 sessions of the Expo venue to use as a building material for Bamboo and Rattan. the bamboo products processed by modern technology have functions such as flame retardant, antiseptic, and high strength.
American bamboo flooring manufacturer Smith said: “ compared to wood, the elasticity of bamboo is very good. it can bend along the external force so that it is not easily broken. Bamboo is a wonder of nature.” in 1991, an earthquake measuring 7.7 on the Richter scale occurred in Costa Rica, a large number of brick and reinforced concrete buildings collapsed, However, more than 20 bamboo buildings are safe and sound. in recent years, environmentalists have recognized that bamboo is a good environmental protection material. based on this understanding, more and more bamboo construction and bamboo industry products. Even many mechanical products use bamboo instead of steel and plastic.