Hemp blocks in construction – an ecological and practical solution

Wednesday February 3rd, 2016
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Every year the construction field sees arival of new or improved construction materials and building solutions.

One of such novelties is ecological hemp blocks. It is a construction material that can replace lightweight concrete blocks that are currently top choice in construction.

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The new construction material has good mechanical and physical qualities and is more enviromentally friendly.

This material:

  • Maintains heat
  • Is fire-proof even in case of open fire
  • Protects from pests

The blocks are longevous, durable for over 500 years.

Is it really eco-friendly? Hemps grow very well under natural conditions and do not require neither fertilizers, nor pesticides, therefore a building constructed using such material will be natural and environmentally friendly.

More information: www.srpm.lt/en