This video demonstrates the fire resistance of hempcrete. The fire test is done by Steve Allin, author of the book ‘Building with Hemp’, who is featuring hempcrete in the new 2nd edition of his book.
Building with Hemp fire test on hempcrete
Paul Benhaim demonstrates how hemp plastic and modern cars differ in this fun and short video. Does hemp or modern materials win?
Hemp has gained a lot of traction in recent years, due to the increasingly relaxed attitude towards the Cannabis Sativa L. plant as a whole. Possible applications of industrial hemp are endless, especially in construction. This is why HempFlax, together with the municipality of Oude Pekela, hosted a workshop/trade show for and by industry professionals.