First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
1. Introduction 2. What is hemp construction? 3. Case examples of hemp lime buildings 4. Growing hemp for building 5. Building construction techniques 6. Mixes and materials 7. Durability, moisture, ventilation, indoor air quality and thermal performance 8. Scientific issues related to hemp lime 9. Structures, fire and acoustics 10. Life cycle and carbon sequestration 11. Natural products for use in conjunction with hemp lime 12. The advantages of hemp and lime 13. References and notes 14. Useful contacts 15. Index
Green products, Composite materials, Building materials - Environmental aspects, Composite construction, Construction industry - Environmental aspects, Building construction & materials