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Maximize strength and ductility 

Enough strength

without too much steel 

Earthen walls are reliable even when strengths are lower than concrete block or brick walls.
  • Structural guidelines exist for brittle unreinforced earthen walls
  • When reinforced adobe, rammed earth, CEB have high strength and some ductility.
  • Reinforced ICEB has some ductility, and cob even more
  • Conventional earthbag has moderate ductility with low strength.
  • Improved resilient contained earth (CE) has moderate strength with high ductility.

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