How dassoXTR Fused Bamboo® is Made


WHAT IS dassoXTR?

  • Bamboo stalks
  • Bamboo stalks
  • Finished dassoXTR bamboo plank

87% Natural

It is made of 87% natural bamboo fiber and 13% Phenolic Resin (the same resin used in bowling balls).

HOW IT'S MADE

  • Bamboo before treatment
    Before treatment
  • Bamboo after treatment
    After treatment

Fused for Strength

We extract all the nutrients from the bamboo, impregnate it with phenolic resin, then compress it 2:1 to form Fused Bamboo®.

THE PROCESS

  • Bamboo stalks

    5-7 year old stalks cut from natural bamboo forest

  • cut to length and split in strips

    cut to length, split into strips & de-skinned

  • crushed into strands and deep-carbonized

    crushed into strands & deep-carbonized

  • soaked in binder and dried

    soaked in binder & dried

  • fused into panels

    fused into panels
    then cut to size

  • boards are primed and packaged

    boards are primed & packaged

Class A Fire Rating
dassoXTR patent

STRONG DURABLE SUSTAINABLE CLASS-A FIRE RATED

Manufactured with dasso’s exclusive patented Fused Bamboo® process

dassoXTR products used worldwide

Patented
United States US8,709,578 B2  
European Union 08800590.5  
China ZL200810093764.4  
Australia AU2008355033 Russia RU2446940 C1  
Singapore SG165525  
Malaysia PI 2010004676  
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