The Hemp Plant
The developmental activities that have been happening have impacted the environment in a negative way. This can be attributed as the main reason as to why people have been forced world over, to seek environmentally friendly way of sustaining and improving their development efforts and their lives in general. In a desperate effort to help salvage our already damaged environment, turning to hemp made products is a huge step towards recovery. The hemp plant has been associated with a lot of controversies especially by bodies and authorities that are against drug abuse. The hemp plant has been said to contain the chemical Tetrahydrocannabinol which gives the users’ a feel of high.
Dwelling on the advantages that the hemp plant can bring to the game, one is that it’s capable of bringing the aspect of going green in several of products that are in production right now. Another golden feature of the hemp plant is the sustainability of the plant. The hemp plant has a feature of growing to maturity within a short period of time and therefore can be re-grown a number of times within the season. Depending on where one is, you can grow the hemp plant with little or no pesticides making it easy on those growing it.
The hemp plant has some added benefit of nourishing the soil with nutrients that may have been overused hence it’s a nitrifying plant. In the recent times the hemp plant has set its advantages higher after being used in cleaning up radioactive content in areas that have been exposed to nuclear radiation. The hemp plant seeds has oils with good in acids and moisture contents that support anti-aging effects and can therefore be used in the making of cosmetics that have less chemicals and more natural ingredients.
In any part of the world energy is precious and is the driving power of development and our lifestyles in general. At just a portion of the current cost of a unit of energy , the hemp plant can be converted into gas and other cleaner fuels like methanol which will also come with having a healthy environment . Unlike the current forms of energy that emit harmful gases that end up polluting the environment further through acid rain, hemp fuels are cleaner with no emissions to leave to the atmosphere.
The hemp plant contains a fiber that is found within the stalk of the plant which can be used in the production of clothes which are pocket friendly for the consumer. Looking at what the world stands to gain environmentally and in other more ways, it is important to consider legalizing the industrial growing of hemp.