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6/26/2009-- Keen cyclists will be able to further their green credentials on a bicycle made from bamboo.

For a mere 3,000, customers at Chiswick’s Eco Age store – which is owned by actor Colin Firth’s wife and brother-in-law – can buy the organic, biodegradable cycle.

The bike’s frame is made from bamboo stems, plucked from the remote mountains of
Taiwan’s Yushan National Park, home to the rock monkey and Formosan black bear, before being shipped to California. 

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