CNN: USC studies use of bamboo for sustainable construction

Bhavna Sharma USC architecture professor
Bhavna Sharma, USC architecture professor

Bamboo has been used for thousands of years in Asia. Now, it could help solve construction’s sustainability problem. Engineered bamboo entered mainstream construction in the late 20th century, according to Bhavna Sharma, assistant professor of architecture at the University of Southern California and a member of the task force developing international standards for bamboo construction materials. Read more