Natural Bamboo, which is technically a grass, offers many performance, aesthetic and sustainable benefits of traditional hardwood flooring. In terms of sustainability bamboo offers many benefits first of all being non-toxic. Besides its toxicity it is renewable, recyclable and biodegradable. Bamboo is considered a rapidly renewable resource and is able to be harvested every 6 years. Bamboo regenerates without planting and requires very minimal fertilization. Furthermore, bamboo releases 35% more oxygen then trees making bamboo one of the top natural floors on the market.