Using Hemp In Construction?

Hemp Homes

As building costs keep rising, could the use of environmental-friendly hemp be in the future? An architect explores the many qualities of the so called super-material. Regulation is the primary obstacle, although as more states approve the use of cannabis, the building industry is taking note.  

Blaine Brownell explores uses of the plant-based alternative in concrete, textiles, varnish, and other building products.

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