Hemp in South Dakota
Hemp—A Viable Replacement?
Could hemp replace countless products that come from other countries and help stimulate the economy in the United States?
Hemp is traditionally used in the following applications:
- Animal toys
- Animal Feed (chickens, other livestock)
Hemp is currently be used in the following applications:
Plastics vs. Zeoform
Zeoform can be sprayed, formed, or molded. It can replace plastic, wood, and composite material in construction/manufacturing. It has no additives or glues, and is cleaner and safer than plastic.
Concrete vs. Hempcrete / Hempwood
Hempcrete is durable, made of raw fiber, 15% as heavy, and stronger than concrete. It is energy efficient, insulates, resistant to moisture penetration/cracking, and being used by builders more frequently.
Graphene vs. Carbon Nanosheets Supercapacitors/Battery Storage
Carbon nanosheets can be used for storage by cooking hemp, and are more cost effective than graphene.
Gas vs. hemp biodiesel/methanol/ethanol
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