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Industrial Uses of Hemp

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Industrial Uses of Hemp Our forefathers grew it in abundance and many of their tools and clothes were made out of it, but now it's against the law to grow or possess in most American states. We're talking about hemp. A new push to legalize this useful plant is growing and we'll meet some of the leaders behind that push. We'll also learn about the plant itself, its industrial use and the politics behind the debate. GuestsGreg Flavell - Co-Founder, Hemp Technologies, Inc. Gale Glenn - Vice-Chair, North American Industrial Hemp Council Eric Lineback - Treasurer, VoteHemp.org See pictures of industrial materials "hemcrete" and "hempshiv" made of hemp Click here to add and read comments