Hempitecture Inc.

Hemp-lime composites for building insulation.

Product description Brand name and product description

Hempcrete is a composite made with hemp hurd and lime binder. It comes in two forms: cast in place and in premade blocks. It is a biocomposite building system that is used primarily for thermal envelope applications.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Currently operating in the USA

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

The product is sold online by the manufacturer

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

6” hempcrete insulation blocks: 9.20 USD/ft2

Building grade hemp hurd: 0.75 USD/lb

Limestrong hemp binder 0.70 USD/lb

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Other building blocks such as: Wriks, Replast, Watershed blocks.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

 Goal 11: Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable. 

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)
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