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Architecture & Construction with Hemp

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EPA Looks at Hemp

Concrete is a very energy intensive material to make. Hemp concrete would be a great alternative. A Green Chemistry Approach to Pulping Hemp as an Industrially Relevant Renewable Fiber for Construction EPA Grant Number: SU839468Title: A Green Chemistry Approach to Pulping Hemp as an Industrially Relevant Renewable Fiber for ConstructionInvestigators: Cai, Dr.Charles Institution: University of …

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Hemp House-Asheville, NC revisited-Video explaining hempcrete’s use

This video from 2009 is an interesting reminder of the simplicity and yet the brilliance of the hempcrete technology.  It is also great for learning about the construction techniques that were used when building the hemp house.  Remember the video is about building a house out of hemp. The sustainability will come when people like Obama legalize hemp for …

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