Bamboo: Is It Really As Eco As We Think?

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We have been talking up the benefits of bamboo flooring for a while now. We were so into the fact that the easily grown wood (grass, actually) not only helped in stopping the depletion of forests, et al, it also looked so good.

Now we are finding that the floors are not as desirable as we thought. There are often complaints about how easily it scratches, and now there is even doubt as to whether or not the quick growing grass is in fact as super-eco as everyone once said.

Our pals at Tree Hugger have a great piece on the matter. To read more, click here.

posted originally from: AT:LA