Bamboo plants are most admirable. They're strong, prolific and hardy. Bamboo wood is every bit as appropriate for helmets and houses as it is for comfortable clothing and whisper-soft cleansing cloths.

Bamboo plants have recently gained in popularity along with the advancement of the eco movement. Their unique properties make bamboo plants an ideal replacement for many other types of wood that aren't as sustainable. Check out some incredible bamboo innovations in the slideshow below.

Implications - Considering the dwindling supply of non-renewable resources, it's important for businesses to begin considering unorthodox construction materials. This effort is generally encouraged by consumers who insist on sustainability more and more and simultaneously enjoy the look and feel of rarely used supplies like bamboo, silicone, etc.