Abari is the Adobe and Bamboo Research Institute, and is dedicated to
research into, and promotion of, the use of adobe and bamboo in
vernacular and progressive architecture.
As part of their program, their proposal to conduct research the
insecticidal /neem/ oil as a potential bamboo and wood preservative
> Abari is a socially and environmentally committed
> research,design and construction firm that examines,
> encourages, and celebrates the vernacular architectural
> tradition of
> knowledge of natural materials like adobes, bamboos, stones
> and reed, and Abari as a research and design firm tries to
> promulgate these materials into contemporary design practices.