Why Industrial Hemp?
Hemp is legendary...
Its durability unparalleled. Until the advent of synthetics, cannabis hemp was the standard fiber of the world. In fact, the word “canvas” derives from “cannabis.” Hemp is being used today by hundreds of businesses around the world – The Body Shop, Patagonia, Armani, Calvin Klein, BMW, GM/Canada and Mercedes Benz to name a few.
“Anything that can be made from a hydrocarbon can be made from a carbohydrate.”
Hemp is durable
It’s several times stronger than cotton. It’s more resistant to abrasion and tears. It’s more resistant to mildew, soiling, shrinkage and the deteriorating effects of the sun.