World Bamboo Organization features Cariloha Bamboo

Recognizing 10 Bamboo Businesses in the U.S.A. and Canada By World Bamboo Organization If you reside in North America, you probably noticed that the ‘business of bamboo’ has come a long way in this neck of the woods in recent years. Not too long ago any bamboo company that you might come across was more … Continue reading World Bamboo Organization features Cariloha Bamboo

History of Bamboo Clothing: Where it came from and where it’s going

Bamboo textiles have been around for a long time. In fact, the earliest patents involving these materials go back to 1864 by Philipp Lichtenstadt. His original idea was to create a “new and useful process for disintegrating the fiber of bamboo so that it may be used in manufacturing cordage, cloth, mats, or pulp for … Continue reading History of Bamboo Clothing: Where it came from and where it’s going

World Bamboo Organization Announces 5K Walk/Run to Celebrate World Bamboo Day 2013

World Bamboo Organization will be conducting a 5K Walk/Run road race to honor World Bamboo Day and to promote bamboo as a viable replacement for many materials and products. The event will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2013, three days after the worldwide celebrations of the World Bamboo Day. The race starting and finishing … Continue reading World Bamboo Organization Announces 5K Walk/Run to Celebrate World Bamboo Day 2013