Wednesday, 02 September 2015 06:41

Bamboo Fact 1: Did You Know?

DID YOU KNOW? - Bamboo has a tensile strength higher than steel. Bamboo is incredibly strong, with a tensile strength of 28,000 pounds per square inch. The strength of bamboo makes it a great construction material. It has been used to build suspension bridges in China for at least 1,000 years. Bamboo poles can also be used in place of steel to make reinforced concrete.

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