By georgitte. bamboo. At Saturday, March 16th 2019, 04:42:43 AM.
struggling to cope to say nothing of the negative environmental impact it s time for a serious rethink and for one of the most traditional resources at our disposal to take center stage welcome to the world of the APC group bamboo an extraordinary plant with a higher compressive strength than wood brick or concrete and a tensile strength of steel now more than ever though people around the world are recognizing bamboo as a vital resource in the production of energy bamboo produces more biomass than other trees and has a lower ash content than most comparable grasses this is good news for the environment not to mention its use in bio carbon capture which neutralizes fossil fuel emissions and releases King breathable air bamboo can also be made
flooring the uses of bamboo are endless investment in bamboo also represents a great opportunity for portfolio diversification the global market for bamboo is expanding at an extraordinary rate estimated to have been worth well over 50 billion u.s. dollars in 2015 and new technologies constantly coming online that are increasing bam-boom uses and production outputs the demand for high-quality bamboo seems limitless there is every possibility that we could be looking at a 100 billion US dollars a year industry in the not-too-distant future the remarkable growth in many ways reflects bamboos remarkable growth and it s high time to invest in something that not only has a negative correlation to the downside of traditional investments but also works to the benefit of the environment bamboo and the APC group a green footprint for a renewable source
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