As Food,

The hemp seed is bursting with Omega-6 and Omega-3, essential fatty acids that have heart health and anti-inflammatory benefits. Hemp seeds are nutty in flavor and breathe life into salads, desserts, yogurts, cereals, and bread. Hemp seeds can be turned into butter, milk, protein powder, finishing oil, and soap.

As Medicine

Hemp seeds are the seeds of the hemp plant, Cannabis sativa.from the same species as cannabis (marijuana). However, hemp seeds contain only trace amounts of THC, the compound that causes the drug-like effects of marijuana. Hemp seeds are exceptionally nutritious and rich in healthy fats, protein, and various minerals. Here are 6 health benefits of hemp seeds that are backed up by science: Hemp Seeds Are Incredibly Nutritious, Hemp Seeds May Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease, Hemp Seeds, and Oil May Benefit Skin Disorders, Hemp Seeds Are a Great Source of Plant-Based Protein, Hemp Seeds May Reduce Symptoms of PMS and Menopause, Whole Hemp Seeds May Aid Digestion.

As Clothes,

Strong clothing made of hemp fiber is lightweight, absorbent and, with three times the tensile strength of cotton, strong and long-lasting. Weather Resistant: UV and mold-resistant, hemp is excellent for outdoor wear. Versatile: Hemp can be blended with other fibers for different qualities in the garment.

As Construction Material,

Hempcrete has enormous potential to benefit multiple industries, especially the construction, cotton, and timber industries, which are extremely detrimental to Earth’s livelihood. Hempcrete reduces carbon dioxide emissions. Hempcrete is fire, mold, mildew, insect, termite, and rat resistant! Due to its immense durability, Hempcrete is earthquake resistant.

Hempcrete also does wonders for wall insulation because of its thermal mass. Thermal mass is the ability of a material to absorb and store heat energy. People that live in Hempcrete houses do not need to run air conditioners or heaters all day because the Hempcrete already maintains temperature control for low and high temperatures. Not only is Hempcrete great for temperature control, but it has a great moisture regulating quality, which means that Hemp walls create a waterproof, the breathable shell around the house due to its ability to contain moisture.

As Hemp Plastic,

Hemp Plastic is an affordable biobased natural fiber composite to replace oil-based raw materials. … Both biodegradable and recyclable blends address global policies for CO2 reduction and oil dependence. Hemp plastics are not made from hemp oil or hemp seeds but from the stalk.

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