23 Mar '12, 10am

#JetsonGreen Last - Jetson Green | Design-oriented site for sustainable homes ...: Grist Magazine wrote about be...

#JetsonGreen Last - Jetson Green | Design-oriented site for sustainable homes ...: Grist Magazine wrote about be...

Grist Magazine wrote about being bamboozled , Dwell talked about bamboo in this month’s article, and Green Source mentioned it recently as well. Quoted in Dwell in reference to a person’s choice of flooring, Eric Corey Freed said, “Guilt is no way to approach environmentalism. You shouldn’t feel guilty. What you should do is question where the wood for your floor comes from.” In any event, since everyone is talking about bamboo, I thought I would add a few thoughts. When I visited China in May, I was amazed by the labyrinth-work of bamboo used as scaffolding for workers laboring away on huge buildings. From what I understand, curious observers from around the world have visited China to study their method of scaffolding. The bamboo is strong, yet forgiving, and it’s easy to set up, take down, and re-use. When it comes to green building, bamboo is often referenced with rega...

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/page/434

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