Hailed as the new super material, Bamboo has immense business potential and holds great promise in generating income and employment, especially in the rural areas.
BAMBOO FLOORING : is an emerging hot trend. It is uniquely attractive, strong, resilient, moisture and stain resistant and environmentally friendly.
BAMBOO HOMES : from super deluxe eco homes in modern eco villages to affordable bamboo homes in flood affected areas, you will be pleasantly surprised with the range of bamboo based architectures. Check it out in our ‘Bamboo Homes’ section. Modern prefabricated houses made of bamboo laminated boards, veneers and panels are better designed and environmentally friendly.
BAMBOO PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS : Many nutritious and active minerals can be extracted from bamboo – these have anti-oxidation, anti-aging, anti-bacterial and anti-viral functions. Personal care goods like bamboo charcoal soaps, shampoos, face cleaning wraps, toothbrushes & pastes etc are slowing gaining acceptance amongst the urbane audience. Bamboo diapers, bamboo wipes, bathroom tissues are new eco-friendly products that’s finding its way to consumer markets.
BAMBOO CHARCOAL : has many health advantages and can be used right from water treatment to its usage as shield from electromagnetic radiation. Activated charcoal is used as a deodorant, purifier, disinfectant, medicine, agricultural chemical and absorbent of pollution and excessive moisture. Bamboo charcoal mattress, pillow, cervical collars, elbow guards are products found in high street retail outlets.
BAMBOO FURNITURE & OTHER HOME LIVING PRODUCTS : has been vogue since ages. Of late, machine made wicker, rattan and bamboo modern furniture is finding good usage in hotels, restaurants and urban homes. Bamboo weaving products and crafts include items like fruit baskets, trays, bottles, jars, boxes, cases, bowls, fans, screens, curtains, cushions, lampshades and lanterns. Modern technology and new age design is making these home living products increasingly fashionable and trendy.
BAMBOO PAPER : Bamboo paper has practically the same quality as paper made from wood. Its brightness and optical properties remain stable, while those of paper made from wood may deteriorate over time.
BAMBOO SHOOTS : About 200 species of bamboo can provide edible and palatable bamboo shoots. Bamboo shoots have long been used as a food source and as an addition in teas, soups, and other dishes. Bamboo shoots are good at treating ulcers. It can also improve our digestion and is beneficial in various types of stomach disorders. It is especially effective in treating diarrhea. Bamboo shoots also have anti-inflammatory properties and anti-oxidants. Many studies suggest that there are seventeen types of amino acids in bamboo shoots and over ten types of minerals. Because of its medicinal properties, bamboo extracts are used in beverage and medicines.
BAMBOO FUEL : Bamboo gas can be used as a substitute for petroleum. Bamboo charcoal is an excellent fuel for cooking and barbecuing.
BAMBOO BICYCLE : they are stiff, transferring power efficiently; and are durable, resisting damage from stress and impacts. They are comfortable and surpass aluminium, steel, titanium and most carbon frames in smoothness.
BAMBOO FIBRE IS A REVOLUTIONARY FABRIC : that has unparalleled advantages, including strength, versatility and luxurious softness. It can be used for a range of clothing, such as shirts, dresses, socks, beddings and bathrobes. Because of its antimicrobial properties, bamboo fibre is ideal for active wear. Bamboo blended with cotton adds structure to garments. Bamboo sheets feel warmer in winter and cooler in summer.
BAMBOO BEER : After studies established that bamboo extracts has the ability to lower blood lipids, bamboo beer is finding its use amongst discerning consumers with high blood cholesterol. It has a mellow and refreshing flavour, with an obvious bamboo fragrance.