Modern Uses of Industrial Hemp: Bast Fibre


Hemp fibre is one of the strongest, longest and most durable vegetable fibres. Hemp fabrics have superior qualities such as UV resistance, distinctive feel, antibacterial properties, and breathability. Hemp fibre can be spun as smooth as silk or as coarse as burlap.


Technical Textiles

Hemp fibre is prized for its strength, length and durability and makes outstanding twine, ropes and fibre-mats.


New Use Industrial Products

Hemp fibre is used in industrial products for both its technological and ecological benefits. One of the biggest markets currently is the automobile industry, where hemp fibre is replacing fibreglass in interior panels.