Straw Bale Construction/Bibliography


This is a bibliography of texts referred to in this book, there is also a section on Technical Studies, Reports and Tests. Some of these texts are available on the internet.

  • City of Cortex, City of Cortex Straw Bale Code Colorado, USA
  • Development Center for Appropriate Technology, 1993, Summary of New Mexico ASTM E-119 Small Scale Fire Tests On Straw Bale Wall Assemblies SHB Agra Engineering and Environmental Services Laboratory, New Mexico, USA
  • Hayes, Katrina 2000 ASTM E84-98 Surface Burning Characteristics report Omega Point Laboratories, USA
  • Jones, Barbara 2001 Information guide to straw bale building Amazon Nails, UK
  • Olivier, Paul A., The Rice Hull House around 2004
  • Stone, Nehemiah 2003, Thermal Performance of Straw Bale Wall Systems Ecological Building Network, USA
  • Theis, Bob, 2003 Straw Bale Fire Safety - A review of testing and experience to date Ecological Building Network, USA
  • Wanek, Catherine, 2003 The New Strawbale Home Gibbs Smith Publisher, Layton, Utah, USA