The Hemp Plant
The developmental activities that have been happening have impacted the environment in a negative way. As a result of this, people all over the world are striving to come up with ways in which to coexist with the environment in the face of never ending development. The hemp plant comes in handy to support having a good environment as use of hemp made products is a big environmental friendly step. The hemp plant has been associated with a lot of controversies especially by bodies and authorities that are against drug abuse. Though in lesser amounts than those in cannabis sativa, the hemp plant is alleged to contain the Tetrahydrocannabinol chemical that gives consumers a feeling of being high.
Looking at the lighter side of the hemp plant, It can be used to promote production of green products, which are needed right now more than ever if we are to succeed in saving our environment. The hemp plant is very unique because of having top of the class sustainability. The maturity span of the hemp plant is very short and therefore can be regrown more than once provided the season is ongoing. Surprisingly the hemp plant can be grown with little or no pesticides making the process pocket friendly.
For those soils that suffer shortage of some nutrients, the hemp plan can come in handy as it has the ability to replenish the soils with nutrients. The hemp plant has become the ultimate all purpose plant after being used to clean up environments that have been exposed to nuclear effects. The moisture contents and the anti-aging properties found in the oils of the hemp plant seeds are very useful in fighting skin inflammatory conditions hence being incorporated in cosmetic productions.
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 . Looking at the current sources of energy like petroleum that have some hazardous emissions that end up creating acid rain, hemp energy will have none of that.
The hemp also produces some form of cellulose fiber that can be used in production of fabric and hence cheaper clothes. If we are to judge our actions at this point in time, it is only right to say that turning a blind eye to environment degradation is heading for doom; the benefits that the hemp plant stands to offer in reconciliation to the latter should make us reconsider using the hemp plant.