By georgitte. bamboo. At Wednesday, March 13th 2019, 20:15:27 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
that does not become moldy but moisture control wasn t the only problem it takes a lot of force to bend bamboo and the repulsion force is also very strong I had a hard time coming up with a way to control it with wood you can cut a big piece into the shape of a steering wheel but this doesn t work with bamboo because it s hollow instead you would need to layer some pieces and then bend them to form the shape of a steering wheel however repulsion force exerted in this moment is over 100 kilograms to shut down the repulsion force they turned to heat shaping by heating the bamboo while it is bent the bamboo does not Bend back and retains its shape
from bamboo is now known as the intelligent fabric something not lost on major brands such as Versace and Lacoste who now has bamboo clothing in their luxury ranges and that s not to mention another part of the APC group Ecotec Asia and their trademarked product boutiques whose beautifully made bamboo bicycles and luggage are already making waves on international markets the APC groups bamboo is also impacting the flooring industry with the world s largest wholesale distributors appreciating the strength durability and texture of a remarkable wood that is hard-wearing resistant to moisture and insects and simply beautiful energy food clothing