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Environmental Impact of Bamboo
Sustainability of Bamboo
Bamboo is actually a type of grass which means that it can re-plant itself after harvesting. It grows without fertilizers or pesticides and....it grows extremely fast, some species grow 3 feet in a day.
Bamboo has a wide spreading root system, holding the soil together and preventing erosion.
Bamboo can retain water in its shoots and consumes nitrogen, acting as a detoxicant and preventing water pollution.