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What Are the Top Industrial Hemp Uses in 2019?

What Are the Top Industrial Hemp Uses in 2019?

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Industrial hemp is known for its vast uses. It’s used in making paper, textiles, health food, fuel, biodegradable plastics, and construction materials. This plant is among the fastest-growing biomasses in the world and is among the earliest domesticated plants ever known to men. Let’s take a look at more about the industrial hemp uses to…

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Trump Supporters Want to Use Hemp Concrete to Build the Border Wall with Mexico

Trump Supporters Want to Use Hemp Concrete to Build the Border Wall with Mexico

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It’s estimated that only a million acres of hemp crops are required to build Trump’s border wall and this could cost only $700 million, which is nothing compared to the overall cost of the construction that’s said to range from $15 billion to a whopping $70 billion! While it might seem like a hemp wall…

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Houses Made of Hemp Are Now the New Thing

Houses Made of Hemp Are Now the New Thing

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The first ever house made of hemp has already been built in the United States. It’s made from a hemp product known as hempcrete, which is a mixture of water, lime, and industrial hemp. A team of 40 subcontractors, volunteers, and designers built the house, which is located in Asheville, North Carolina. It features an…

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What Are Tiny Hemp Houses

What Are Tiny Hemp Houses

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Not many people are aware but hemp can be used as building material for flooring, roofing, wallboard, fiberboard, cement, plywood, insulation panels etc. Using hemp in building houses is highly sustainable compared to using synthetic building materials that are hazardous to the environment. This is why John Petterson, the educational director of Hemp Solutions came…

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Why is Hempcrete So Important?

Why is Hempcrete So Important?

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There has been a growing interest in a lesser-known building material lately which is the hempcrete. This material is expected to produce healthy homes all over the United States. Hempcrete is a combination of lime binder and hemp shiv. It’s highly durable and sustainable and is carbon negative as well. The lime binder comes from…

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