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Bamboo, a Sustainable Solution for Western Europe Design Cases, LCAs and Land-use

Technical Reports
Bamboo, a Sustainable Solution for Western Europe Design Cases, LCAs and Land-use

Author:

Pablo van der Lugt; Joost Vogtländer; Han Brezet

Publisher:

INBAR

Year:

2009

Pages:

107

Keywords:

bamboo, sustainability, design, Europe, Western Europe

The report is targeted towards any stakeholder in the bamboo or wood production chain that wants to get a better understanding of the environmental sustainability of bamboo materials compared to alternatives. The environmental assessment also provides insight in the impact of each step in the production process on the overall environmental sustainability of a material. As a result, the supplier of the bamboo materials assessed, Moso International BV, has improved the production process of several of their bamboo materials.

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