Bamboo has been made into numerous products over the years. From raw products like bamboo charcoal or edible bamboo shoots, to finished pieces like furniture and instruments, there are many kinds of bamboo products out there. Whether they are made of raw or treated bamboo, they all seem to be used with more frequency now that we are re-discovering the versatility of the products. Some bamboo products include:
There are also some very unusual products made from bamboo out in the world. Most people would never think these products could be made with bamboo, but they hold up just as well as metallic counterparts. These products include:
Record player needles
Sugar (as in sugar cane)
This is only a tiny representation of what kinds of products can be made with bamboo. There are hundreds of others, all waiting to be accepted into mainstream society as great products to replace those out there made of less renewable resources.