The Potential of Hemp

Materials Research
2019 - Now

I’ve been researching the potential of hemp for industrial use for about 3 years.  This has involved mapping out the potential of the material, and proposals for biocomposites, including pressed chairs and a bio-timber material which could emulate exotic timbers.

Documents for Download:

- Hemp Ecosystem - (Pictured above) High Res link
- Reviving Industrial Hemp in the UK - link
- Research into Bio-Timber Material - link
- Proposal for Bio-Timber Exhibit - link

@RCA and Ongoing

Above: Bio-Timber tests using PFA resin made from waste agricultral material & hemp fibres.
In Collaboration with Bitrez (UK).

Below:  Proposed tools to create pressings

All photos are copyright to
Charlie Humble-Thomas. 2024