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The Prospects of Hemp Building Materials

The Prospects of Hemp Building Materials

Hemp, or Cannabis, can be thought of as an ideal building material because it’s environmentally friendly, easy to work with, and also durable. Hemp can be manufactured and used in a variety of ways to replace wood, plastic,and even concrete. Hemp can be used to make several building materials that include plastic boards, roofing tiles, fiber boards, wall boards, paneling, stucco, insulation, bricks, and concrete. Building houses with hemp materials can be especially helpful in addressing global environmental issues related to wood, concrete and steel that utilize more energy in the manufacturing processes. Hemp building materials could be the answer to green building construction of the next generation.

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