Free entry for all visitors.
Why visit the European Bamboo Expo
- About the wide variety of bamboo products that are innovative and eco-friendly
- About bamboo products such as furniture, vehicles, musical instruments, engineering structures
- About projects by international speakers
- About the giant grass bamboo as an extremely ecological and sustainable plant
- About the integration of bamboo into the carbon markets
- Bamboo reforestation projects around the world
- Social and environmental activities trough bamboo projects
- Bamboo climate change adaptation and mitigation
- The circular economy
- The propagation of bamboo products
- Music concerts
- Bamboo food
- Meet with bamboo enthusiasts around the world
- Exhibitions from different organizations displaying the durability of bamboo and its many applications
Interesting Facts About Bamboo
Bamboo is a sustainable and renewable resource which makes it a surprisingly effective carbon sink and an important nature-based approach to mitigating global warming. Bamboo agroforestry plays a big role in rural and socioeconomic development and is recognized at the 13th session of the multi-year expert meeting on commodities and development in Geneva, Switzerland as an important commodity.
Bamboo has many uses, mainly in construction (flooring, roofing designing, and scaffolding), furniture, food, biofuel, fabrics, cloth, paper, pulp, charcoal, ornamental garden planting, and environmental characteristics, such as a large carbon sink and good phytoremediation option, improving soil structure and soil erosion. ScientificWorldJournal.