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Research Journal of Environmental Sciences
Year: 2011  |  Volume: 5  |  Issue: 3  |  Page No.: 279 - 287

Sustainable Development for Bamboo Industry in Anji, Zhejiang Province of China

Shan Chen, Zhong Zheng and Pingsha Huang    

Abstract: This study introduced the distribution and the development of bamboo industry in Anji Country, Zhejing Province of China and analyzed the problems of bamboo industry in resource utilization and environmental impact in Anji Country. Based on the analysis, the main findings of the environmental issues of bamboo industry were inefficient utilization of bamboo resource, discharge of unthreatened wastewater and large amount of solid wastes, while the process dust, air pollutants emission from fuel gas and noise could meet the related national standards. Bamboo industry, as a traditional industrial sector, plays an important role for local economic growth not only from its merchandise value but also from its nice scenery. In order to dealing with these environmental issues for the local sustainable development the author proposed the strategies for multiple use of bamboo resource as a whole, from the bamboo cultivation management, bamboo products to waste management. The suggestions included bamboo fabric products and bamboo leave flavonoids development, bamboo charcoal as a new energy product and pollution emission control measurement. From the circular economic point of view, ecological industry park could be a model for bamboo industry. Therefore, industrial chain design and development ideas were described as well in the paper. The study was useful for Anji bamboo industry to achieve the realization of circular economy as well as sustainable development.

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