aNewDomain — As soon as politics and greed get out of the way, hemp will save the world. There’s a ton of great hemp-y information in this infographic, so take your time, and take it all in. After all, hemp has over 50,000 different uses, most of which are better for us and the planet than what is currently being used. Especially in industries like textiles, plastics and even fuel. Thanks to Brittney Broten for creating this awesome industrial hemp infographic.
Infographic Courtesy of Brittney Broten
For more information, check out these other great hemp articles.
- Drug War Facts has a whole page dedicated to Hemp.
- GlobalHemp.com has a cool transcript of the original 1942 USDA Film, “Hemp for Victory,” which panegyrized a bunch of different legit hemp uses. This film was made to encourage farmers in the states to grow hemp to support the war effort during WWII.
- Ever wonder why marijuana became illegal in the first place? It’s a very sad and interesting, eye opening story of racism, yellow journalism, super shady politics and so much more. Read about it here on DrugWarrant.com.
- TreeHugger.com has a good read detailing seven more amazing industrial uses for hemp.
- VoteHemp.com has some great legislation and educational information about hemp. They are the nation’s leading hemp grassroots advocacy organization after all.
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