By georgitte. bamboo. At Friday, March 15th 2019, 17:22:41 PM.
the APC group is recognized as one of the world s leading forestry and plantation managers and has now undertaken to invest more than 50 million u.s. dollars into one of the most remarkable plant species on earth bamboo it s everywhere in Asia Africa and South America and yet has been overlooked despite its extraordinary versatility the aapc group is now set to become the leading player in the global bamboo market with plantation projects on the horizon in Africa Asia South and Central America and the United States the population of our planet is growing and so is the demand for energy our existing resources mostly fossil fuels are finite at already
the moisture level was one of the issues we faced if the moisture is removed then the mold problem will be solved however the loss of moisture would cause the self to collapse and the bamboo processed as a steering wheel the material could take in moisture and expand so my des came up with the method of filling a special pressure furnace with vapor to restore the bamboo cells to their original shape a characteristic of bamboo cells is that the cell walls have the best moisture absorbency when placed in a special pressure furnace and exposed to vapor the cell walls regain their original shape when the moisture reached 20% the bamboo regained its original thickness once it s taken out the pressure furnace it can be dried again without fear of the cells collapsing because there s no moisture within the cells this is how the takuna succeeded in making a stable material
the result of a collaboration between the catholic University of Y Akio and the international network for bamboo and rattan in bar holds a large number of publications on bamboo obtained first-hand from architect Jorge Milan the university through its research facility has developed unique bamboo planks and boards to use in construction the personality the warmth of bamboo as well as his structural properties for construction are wisely used by many tourism initiatives you a bamboo theme park in the Amazon an advanced sample of the possibilities the material has to offer its beauty and the great diversity represents bamboo in skilled hands turned from