HONG KONG, CHINA - NOVEMBER 29: Workers construct bamboo scaffolding at a building site on Hong Kong island on November 29, 2010 in Hong Kong, China. Bamboo is used in nearly all building construction... more 
HONG KONG, CHINA - NOVEMBER 29: Workers construct bamboo scaffolding at a building site on Hong Kong island on November 29, 2010 in Hong Kong, China. Bamboo is used in nearly all building construction in Hong Kong. It is used mainly due its strength, flexibility and low cost and is found in abundance in nearby mainland China. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images) less 
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