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Researcher studying hemlock-bamboo CLT

Jan. 3, 2016 - A researcher in China is looking into the potential of combining bamboo with B.C. hemlock to create a less expensive cross-laminated timer.

January 3, 2017
By Maria Church
Maria Church

Funded by both Canada and China, Brad Jianhe Wang built China’s first CLT plant that is producing hemlock CLT. Adding bamboo, a native fast-growing species, to the CLT mix could help lessen the costs of the product in China.

Reading the full story by the Vancouver Sun.

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