Building with Hemp – An Incredible Natural Insulation & Sustainable Material

Anthony from du Chanvre has built over 45 houses using hempcrete as a natural and sustainable insulation material. Hempcrete is made with a mix of hemp hurd (fibre), hydraulic lime (binder), and water. You can follow Anthony’s building projects and get in touch with him on Instagram, or on his website here: Hempcrete is not… Continue reading Building with Hemp – An Incredible Natural Insulation & Sustainable Material

Eco India: In the hills of Uttarakhand, extracting industrial hemp has helped local farmers prosper

Every week, Eco India brings you stories that inspire you to build a cleaner, greener and better tomorrow. Our top story this week is how an organisation is championing extracting non-narcotic hemp, that grows in abundance in the Uttarakhand valley, for industrial use to create local resource-based employment for the vulnerable mountain communities of the… Continue reading Eco India: In the hills of Uttarakhand, extracting industrial hemp has helped local farmers prosper