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Hemp, industrial production and uses, edited by Pierre Bouloc, Serge Allegret, and Laurent Arnaud ; translator: Glen Cousquer - pbk. : alk. paper

Table Of Contents
1. Hemp : a plant with a worldwide distribution -- 2. The history of hemp -- 3. Physiology and botany of industrial hemp -- 4. Genetics and selection of hemp -- 5. Factors affecting the yield of industrial hemp : experimental results from France -- 6. Hemp agronomics and cultivation -- 7. Legislative controls on the cultivation of hemp -- 8. The agricultural economics of hemp -- 9. The industrial hemp economy -- 10. Integrated quality management for bast fibres in technical applications -- 11. Use of natural fibres in composites for German automotive production from 1999 to 2005 -- 12. Increasing demand for European hemp fibres -- 13. Hemp in papermaking -- 14. Hemp and plastics -- 15. Medicinal uses of hemp -- 16 . Hemp seeds for nutrition -- 17. Hemp and the construction industry -- 18. The uses of hemp for domestic animals -- 19. Chemical and morphological differences in hemp varieties -- 20. Hemp production outside the EU : North America and Eastern Europe -- 21. The role of hemp in sustainable development
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Translation of: Le chanvre industriel : production et utilisations
Physical Description
328 p. ;, 25 cm
Isbn
9781845937928

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