Tests reveal – bamboo is 2.5 stronger than 100 year old hardwood!

Bamboo is (inch by inch) stronger than steel in tension, stronger than concrete in compression, and more stable than oak when processed as lumber. As a plant it is the fastest growing plant on earth and can very fast restore degraded lands. (1). Whole schools are being built out of this amazing natural resource – renewable and dependable. See the Life School Centre in Nepal, the Panyaden School in Thailand and the award winning Greenest School – Green School, Bali.

Bamboo flooring is 2.5 times stronger than 100 year old hardwood (2). We want to let our hardwood grow – so why not use bamboo instead so we do not harvest our state forests at 7 years (current NSW State Forest procedure) and instead let the resource grow to its full potential (and beauty).

Read more here:
1. lifeschoolcentre.org/the-facilities-sub-menu.html
2. bamboonetwork.com.au

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