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Climate Positive Building with Bamboo: Troy Carter, Rizome

Released Thursday, 27th August 2020
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Did you know that Bamboo Engineered Lumber is stronger, more fire-resistant, and more sustainable than wood, steel, and concrete?
Troy Carter co-founded Rizome, a startup working to make bamboo a primary global construction material. In this episode, we discuss the future of regenerative, climate-positive cities, bamboo forests for carbon sequestration, and the unique elements of bamboo as a construction material.
Books mentioned:
Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming by Paul Hawken
A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction by Christopher Alexander

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