The Pros And Cons Of Using Hempcrete

The Pros And Cons Of Using Hempcrete Since the US Government legalized the cultivation of hemp for industrial purposes last year, companies have been scrambling to plant it, and builders have been scrambling to get their hands on it to use as a building material. Hemp? A building material? That’s right. Hemp has been used […]

How Does Hempcrete Perform In A Cold Climate? A Look At Thermal Mass And Insulation

How Does Hempcrete Perform In A Cold Climate? A Look At Thermal Mass And Insulation Hempcrete is a viable and effective building material that has a positive effect on the environment instead of a negative one. As the conversation on the environment gathers pace rapidly, the attention on carbon neutral or negative building materials increases […]

Hemp vs Cotton History – The Past, Present & Future

Hemp vs Cotton History – The Past, Present & Future Hemp History Hemp Was Used 10,000 years ago by the Ancient Chinese who used hemp for clothing, paper, food and medicine. Hemp was also found in ancient Egypt where it is believed that hemp rope may have been used to help construct the pyramids. The […]