Most Innovative Bamboo Gadgets and Accessories
As the fastest growing plant in the world, bamboo grows by leaps and bounds, earning a new 60 centimeters every single day. It’s a versatile plant that’s as solid as a tree and as strong as steel, used for building homes, fences, and more. Bamboo is being implemented in countless new products in innovative ways, from bike frames to computer keyboards, stretching the imagination when it comes to the capabilities of this naturally grown plant.
Ready to be amazed? Here are the most innovative bamboo gadgets and accessories on the market today.
Bamboo keyboard and mouse
A complete bamboo keyboard and mouse are now available, starting the new revolution of environmentally friendly computer products. The 106 key keyboard comes complete with an optical scroll wheel bamboo mouse, a perfect combination of nature and technology. The keyboard weighs 842 grams, with the mouse coming in at 87 grams. Everything is made from bamboo, from the keys and frame of the keyboard to the formation of the mouse.
This USB Bamboo Keyboard and Mouse only costs $52, so you can go “green” and save money at the same. Computer components are notorious for being environmental hazards when they need to be disposed of, as many end up in landfills instead of the recycling bin. When your next keyword is made from bamboo, you’ll have no trouble recycling it when need needed.
Bamboo bicycle frames are shaped using barriers, which are placed around bamboo as it grows. While the bamboo frames are extremely light, they boast a strength that’s stronger than steel, so you don’t have to worry about the strength of the bike. The weight is comparable to an aluminum bike, with comparable performance.
Perfect for your bike or motorcycle, the Roof RO6 Helmet is made completely of bamboo fibers. As one of the strongest plants in the world, this helmet will protect your head, and it’s eco friendly too. The helmet is lined with a breathable cotton lining to cool the scalp in the heat of the sun.
Bamboo cutting boards
Utilize the beauty of bamboo in your kitchen with a bamboo cutting board. The long lasting wood will provide years of quality use. The charm of bamboo adds beauty to the kitchen that’s also functional. Practical yet beautiful, this cutting board adds appeal to the kitchen with its unique design.
Bamboo salt and pepper shakers
100% organic, bamboo salt and pepper shakers bring the natural look to the kitchen. Charming and exotic, bamboo salt and pepper shakers are eco friendly and come in a variety of colors. Each comes complete with non corrosive carbon steel mechanism and is backed by a lifetime warranty. Make bamboo your kitchen family heirloom.
The bamboo electric car
It would take Japan to come up with a car that’s not only electric, but made from the ground. The bamboo electric car weighs only 130 pounds, is made from entwined bamboo fiber, and runs about 30 miles per charge. The vehicle was developed by Kyoto City and Kyoto University. It may look like a wicker basket, but it’s stronger than steel strength, and built to last.