HempCrete
Non-toxic, breathable, carbon-negative

Hempcrete is a natural, energy efficient building and insulating product

Pricing - US$

(excludes freight and any applicable taxes and fees)


1 bag (15 kg) $23/bag
1 pallet (30 x 15 kg) $17/bag
40’ Container pricing (1000 x 15 kg) $7000

For bag/pallet or LCL please use our order form and we will introduce you to our US distributor for best pricing.

Please Note: there is a US$250 loading fee per container

Note:
E.I.N. or Federal Tax ID on the invoice is required for all orders into USA.

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Weights and Measures

1 x 15 kg bag of Hemp mixed with our lime binder will make ~5 cubic feet of ”Hempcrete”

Materials Estimate


A ton of Hempcrete is estimated to absorb and sequester an additional ~249 kg of CO2 over 100 years.

1 cubic meter (m3) = 35 cubic feet (f3)
1 cubic yard (y3) = 27 cubic feet (f3)
1 cubic meter (m3) = 35 cubic feet (f3)
1 Kilogram = 2.2 pounds
1 Metic Ton = 1000 Kilos or 2200 pounds




Typical Insulation Values


R-value (US) = RSI × 5.678263337
RSI (SI) = R-value × 0.1761101838

Construction costs may be reduced by:

  • Shallower foundations
  • 30-40% less lumber, labor in framing
  • Lower transport costs of materials to site
  • Lower finish costs
  • Discounted Insurance costs
  • Reduced mechanical (HVAC) requirements
  • NO termite fumigation needed after build





Typical Hemp Hurd (Shiv) Composition


Cellulose: 44 - 55%
Hemicelluloses: 16 - 18%
Lignin: 4 - 28%
Extractive Substances: 4 - 18%
Other Substances: 6 - 7%



Downloads:
Why we Like Hemp+Lime (48kb)
Optimized Energy Model Specifications (56kb)
Hempcrete Tri-Fold (2.9mb)
Materials Estimate (73kb)
Information Paper from Bath University (373kb)
Hurd Specifications (57kb)
Thermal Mass (41kb)


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Sample HempCrete block kits available now. Make your own block and see for yourself how easy it is. $50 plus shipping

for USA/Canada customers order here
for orders in Oceania order here



Hemp Technologies assumes no liability from those who decide to mix and use DIY “Hempcrete” binders. Customers should consult local building permitting offices and/or use a licensed general contractor, architect, and/or engineer for all construction projects."