By georgitte. bamboo. At Sunday, March 17th 2019, 15:18:56 PM.
market leader in bamboo cultivation expansion is already underway with the establishment of Africa plantation capital in Kenya and the acquisition of prime land for bamboo plantations Africa plantation capital has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Kenya Forestry Research Institute in a move that will advance the interests of both parties in the cultivation of a species that has become vital for the planet bamboo is fast growing with some species capable of shooting up by more than three feet in a single day it is also naturally antibacterial taking away the need for damaging fertilizers and pesticides giving bamboo a huge advantage as material for flooring along with its natural strength and durability this remarkable plant is now being taken seriously as a substitute for cotton and your bamboo plantation fully mature at between five and six years of the age can be turned into one of the softest fabrics on earth rivaling the likes of the finest cotton silk and
even Kashmir raw bamboo when treated produces a fluffy soft material known as bamboo fiber before being spun into thread twice the softest cotton bamboo can now be used for all types of clothing and even luxuriously soft bed sheets the world s top brands and their designers are clamoring for bamboo fiber not only because of its quality but also for its sustainability and bamboo makes much better financial sense with some species yielding 50 times more per acre than cotton while requiring far less water to grow bamboo fibers are not only soft and eco-friendly they re also naturally temperature regulating helping your body breathe by taking away perspiration and reacting to body temperature keeping you 4 degrees cooler or warmer depending on your environment cloth
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