The developmental activities that have been happening have impacted the environment in a negative way. This can be attributed as the main reason as to why people have been forced world over, to seek environmentally friendly way of sustaining and improving their development efforts and their lives in general. This is where the use of hemp products comes in as big milestones can be made towards making our environment recover. The hemp plant has been associated with a lot of controversies especially by bodies and authorities that are against drug abuse. With a margin of less than one percent, like Marijuana the hemp plant also contains the chemical Tetrahydrocannabinol responsible for making people high.
Looking at the lighter side of the hemp plant, It can be used to promote production of green products, which are needed right now more than ever if we are to succeed in saving our environment. Another golden feature of the hemp plant is the sustainability of the plant. The plant is characterized with short growth cycles hence it can re-grow several times during the season. Surprisingly the hemp plant can be grown with little or no pesticides making the process pocket friendly.
The plant has also been proven to be friendly to the soils as it replenishes nutrients to the soil and in the process boosting the fertility level of soils. For areas that have been written off as wastelands due to the effect of nuclear explosions, the hemp plant can be used to clean the radioactive content off the ground hence making those areas habitable again, a paramount advantage of the plant. The moisture contents and the anti-aging properties found in the oils of the hemp plant seeds are very useful in fighting skin inflammatory conditions hence being incorporated in cosmetic productions.
In any part of the world energy is precious and is the driving power of development and our lifestyles in general. The hemp plant can produce cleaner sources of energy like methanol which is also clean at the same time. If the world turned to hemp sources of energy the pollution rates will be a thing of the past as the emissions left in the atmosphere from the current fuels are not an end product with hemp energy.
In an age and time where people look to minimize the financial cost of their lives, clothes are among things that people spend considerable amounts of money on, well the hemp plant has fibers that can be used in the production of clothes that are affordable. Looking at what the world stands to gain environmentally and in other more ways, it is important to consider legalizing the industrial growing of hemp.