Research and Development of Bamboo Glulam Furniture

Chang Lin*, #
College of Furniture and Art Design, Central South University of Forestry and Technology, Changsha Hunan, 410004, China.

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China is theone of the origins of bamboo plants and distribution centers in the world, is one of the most abundant bamboo resources countries, and is known as the "kingdom of bamboo". According to authoritative department statistics show that China's bamboo species has accounted for about 37% of the world total. With the increasingly shortage of wood resources, the sustainable development of the high, Bamboo Glulam Furniture, as a kind of processing is better than wood, without being limited by the resources of new materials, gradually entered the market. While the development of Bamboo Glulam Furniturenot only can alleviate lumber supply gap, but also can make full use of bamboo resources in China, very fit the "two-type society" and "sustainable development" theme. This article will from Bamboo Glulam to sexual characteristics, processing characteristic, analyzes how to make use of its advantages, show the characteristics of bamboo timber, exploring the road of the development of new composite materials design.

Keywords: Bamboo glulam furniture, development and design, material property.