One of the most Eco-Friendly Fabrics is Bamboo; Yes, Bamboo; it’s not just for Pandas and Gorillas but finding Bamboo in Clothing is second to none.
Bamboo belongs to the grass family, and although it is known to be one of the fastest-growing plants in the world.
According to the Guinness World Records, the fasting Bamboo plant grew up to 91 cm, about 31 inches per day; however, the growth rate is also dependent on species, the local soil, and climatic conditions.
Most Bamboo plants grow between 3 –10 cm (1.2–3.9 in) per day.
Uses of Bamboo
For centuries Bamboo has been used in many forms.
During the Shang Dynasty, around 1600-1046 BC, paper didn’t exist; weapons such as Bows and arrows were made from Bamboo while also using Bamboo as the writing medium.
Benefits of Bamboo:
- Bamboo is one of the most Eco-friendly plants in the world—a Quick-growing, water-conserving plant.
- No need for pesticides, fertilizers, or insecticides for its growth and protection as it is naturally pest –resistant.
- Bamboo is much softer and better than Cotton or Lycra.
- Plantation of bamboo tends to absorb more Carbon Dioxide and greenhouse gas and produce 30% more oxygen than the same amount of trees.
- Bamboo grows faster and uses less space and water than cotton; this results in being harvested quicker.
- Antibacterial, anti-fungal to make it odor-resistant.
- Hypoallergenic – the fiber in bamboo is an excellent option for sensitive skin and allergies, which are much gentler than those irritating fibers that are human-made.
- Moisture-wicking and breathable that keeps you dry.
- Anti-static helps with that unwanted clinging feeling.
- Thermo-regulating, regardless of the weather that will keep you warm in winter, cool in summer, and give you the comfort your body needs.
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The versatility of bamboo makes it perfect to use in many forms for the home and you.
Bamboo is naturally odor-resistant along with its Anti-bacterial and Anti-fungal properties. It makes perfect sense to use Bamboo in clothing after; who wouldn’t love to wear soft to touch, comfortable, odor resistant, along water-absorbing? It will be unique just how comfortable you will feel.
Below you will find just some of the apparel for your benefit. For further details on any of the choices below, click on the images that will show you more, which can benefit you or your family.
Anti-fungal, breathable, and moisture-wicking give you that added comfort all day, be it business, home, or physical activities.
Underwear for both women and men
Enjoy the breathable comfort that will feel soft to the skin, yet knowing its odor resisting and anti-fungal properties will help along the day.
Tops, T-Shirts, Pants
Great styles and excellent can be worn and giving you comfort all day, be it at home, work, or play.
What can we say? Bubs need not only our attention to getting them through the day, so why not rest a bit knowing that they are wearing clothes that are soft to their skin yet provides warmth during those cooler days and coolness in those warmer days. Bamboo is breathable, anti-bacterial, and hypoallergenic fabric free from toxins.
Wouldn’t it be nice that you could fall in bed after a long hard day knowing that the sheets are hypoallergenic that won’t irritate your skin is pesticide-free fiber, and having the feeling of silk on your skin without the added expense?
Well, here it is, which is also vegan-friendly that is soft, breathable, and pesticide-free. Plus, it is not chemically bleached but made with only natural, non-toxic dyes. This Bamboo sheets will help keep that warmth during the colder days, while their temperature regulating properties will help to stay cool in the warmer days.
Dental and Oral Healthcare
Dental and oral hygiene Biodegradable, plastic-free Toothbrush activated with Charcoal for added benefits in reducing bad breath.
Better than the plastic types which become of the unwanted and polluting landfill that doesn’t break down.
Another great biodegradable product to help the environment.
Brushes are available in small, medium, or large, which makes them ideal when traveling.
Yet knowing the bristles made from bamboo will help glide through the hair, making De-tangling so much easier, not to mention giving yourself a gentle massage to the scalp.
Now you have seen some of the uses and benefits of using Bamboo in Clothing; now, the rest is up to you.
The bamboos used in the products below are all organically grown free from chemicals Fertilizers, plus the fact that all Boody products shown below have been certified and tested by various organizations such as SGS, Eco-Cert, WRAPS and meets the Oeko-Tex Standard 100, certifying that Boody are free from toxic dyes, pesticides, heavy metals and formaldehyde’s
Ask yourself this?
Would you prefer odor-resistant, Anti-fungal, and anti-bacterial clothing or ones that allow bacteria to reside and allow odor to build up during the day?
Do you want clothing that is soft and comfortable to wear and doesn’t stick to the body?
How about the little treasure? Would you love to know that not only will it give your baby comfortable all day, but the thermo-regulating fabric will help to cool them in the warmer months and warmer in the colder months as well?
Do you prefer to see increased landfill that isn’t biodegradable, thus polluting the lands or prefer to have a biodegradable product, Eco-friendly to the environment and the world?
Did you know that Bamboo produces more 30% more oxygen into the world than trees covering the same area?
Would you feel at ease knowing that no fertilizer, pesticides are needed for Bamboo to grow?
The clothes are not toxic and chemical-free. Does that give you some ease with what you are wearing next to your skin?
Well, if you want some or all of the reasons above and want to gain those benefits for you, then having Bamboo in clothing is right for you.
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I would love to hear about your experiences with any of the Bamboo products you may have purchased above.
How did it feel to you wearing this or for your baby? How did that go?
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