I don't mean to say that Shanghai uses
bamboo a lot.
Buy, Shanghai uses bamboo A LOT.
Shanghai is under some pretty heavy
construction, preparing for the Expo
in 2010. Bamboo lattice structures
as far as the eye can see. Scaffolding
that is made out of a substance that
makes up 10% of the Chinese diet.
I realize that last observation doesn't
really mean anything, it just sounds