HEMP INFORMATION


HEMP FACTS

HEMP HISTORY

HEMP TECH

 THE HEMP PLANT

Hemp is known as the oldest agriculturally domesticated plant on Earth.

It was here at the beginning of recorded Human Civilization, and it will take us into the future!

 

 

 RECOMMENDED READING

HEMP - A New Crop with New Uses for North America (Purdue University)

The 10,000-year World History of Marijuana use in the World

 

 

HEMP AS A NATURAL RESOURCE

It provides all the things we need to THRIVE

FOOD - CLOTHING - SHELTER - FUEL - MEDICINE - PLASTICS - PAPER

 

 

HEMP AS A FOOD SOURCE

 

Hemp Seed is known to the world as

THE MOST NUTRITIONALLY COMPLETE FOOD SOURCE!

 

HEMP SEED SUPERFOOD

High in Vitamin E & Magnesium

Contains all 21 known Amino Acids

Contains all the Essential Amino Acids

Contains the Omega Essential Fatty Acids 3, 6, 9

A great source of healthy Protein and Globulin Edestin


 

Read the article below for more info on Hemp Seed Nutrition

Researchers claim that if no other food is consumed, hemp seeds could sustain a human life for a few months without causing nutrient deficiency problems


 

 

FOR HEALTHY SOIL & WATER

No dangerous chemicals, pesticides, herbicides are needed to grow or process Hemp,

which makes it an Earth-friendly alternative to Cotton and other fabrics that have a negative impact on the ecosystem.

 

Hemp is an amazing Phytoremediator!

Phytoremediation is the process of using plants to removed contaminants from the soil. 

"Phytoremediation is a cost-effective plant-based approach to remediation that takes advantage of the ability of plants to concentrate elements and compounds from the environment and to metabolize various molecules in their tissues. Toxic heavy metals and organic pollutants are the major targets for phytoremediation. " Wiki


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TO REDUCE WASTE & POLLUTION

 

 EACH YEAR OVER 200+ BILLION POUNDS OF PLASTICS ARE PRODUCED!

Much of this plastic ends up in a landfill or gets washed off the coast of America to a place called the Pacific Gyre.

 

Hemp biomass and oil can be processed into BIODEGRADABLE PLASTICS

Biodegradable Plastics can also be made from the oil that is pressed from the seeds of the Hemp Plant.

 


 

 HEMP FOR FUEL & ENERGY

ENERGY INDEPENDENCE WORLDWIDE

GASOLINE - ETHANOL - METHANOL - BIODIESEL - CLEAN ENERGY

Hemp Oil can be used as a clean burning carbon neutral fuel that will not

cause smog or acid rain and has no effect on climate change.

 


 

 JACK HERER

The Emperor of Hemp

"I don't know if Hemp's gonna save the World, but I'll tell ya this...its the only thing that can!"

 

JACK HERER (1939-2010)

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Writer of the famous Hemp book "The Emperor Wears No Clothes"

Hemp Activist, Writer, Entrepreneur, and Great Friend to so many.

You will be missed...Thank you for all you have done.

TO DONATE CLICK HERE

 


 

HENRY FORD BELIEVED IN HEMP

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"Why use up the forests which were centuries in the making and the mines which required ages to lay down, if we can get the equivalent of forest and mineral products in the annual growth of the hemp fields.”   - HENRY FORD

 

THE CAR GROWN FROM THE SOIL

Click on the image below to enlarge.

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HEMP IN THE AUTO INDUSTRY

  • Over 30 parts on the C-class Mercedes-Benz automobiles are made of natural fibers, including hemp.
  • The C-class Mercedes has over 20kg of Hemp in each car!
  • Hemp plastic panels are significantly lighter than steel, yet stronger in so many ways!
  • Composite Body panels are produced using a mixture of fiberglass, Hemp fiber, kenaf, and flax.
  • Car body panels made with hemp can withstand 10x the impact as steel panels!
  • Hemp is used in the Auto Industry and found in many of today's popular Vehicle Models.
  • Hemp plastics are a great alternative to petrochemical plastics and great for the environment!

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CAR MANUFACTURERS WHO USE HEMP

Audi  - BMW  -  Ford  -  GM  -  Chrysler  -  Honda  -  Iveco  - Lotus  - Mercedes

Mitsubishi  -  Porsche  - Saturn  - Volkswagen  -  Volvo

 


 

 HEMP IS EXTREMELY USEFUL

AND EARTH FRIENDLY

 

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Source: http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/ncnu02/v5-284.html