17 de enero de 2013

Hemp for building

Hemp is a term for fiber and and seed products derived from varieties of the Cannabis plant that has started to be used as a building material.

It's main properties for building are:
  • Thermal Mass Insulation
  • Negative Carbon
  • Low Density
  • Clean Air
  • High Thermal Resistance
  • High Thermal Inertia
  • Vapor Permeable (breathable)
  • Design Flexibility (adjustable thickness)
  • Fire and Pest Resistant (NO Termites)
  • Significantly Reduce Co2 Emissions
  • Inherently Airtight
  • No Waste
  • No Mold
  • No Termites
  • No Dry Rot
  • Natural Substrates for Plasters and Renders
  • Low Air Infiltration
  • Energy use is only $0.025c per Square Foot Per Month

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