Shakespeare wrote on hemp paper.
first draft of the Magna Carta and the King James Bible were
written on hemp paper.
Van Gogh and other world-famous painters primarily painted
on hemp canvas with hemp-based paint.
1800, hemp oil was the most consumed lighting oil in the world.
Ford’s original car, the Model T, was built from a mixture
of plant resins, including hemp.
has even been found to have been used as a cementing agent
in a 6th century bridge in France.
decline of the use of hemp could be traced to the 1930s when
United States banned marijuana and Du Pont patented their
new product, the ‘plastic fibre’.