Hemp is one of the strongest and most durable of all natural textile fibres, naturally resistant to mold and ultraviolet light. Due to the porous nature of the fibre, hemp is more water absorbent and will dye and retain its colour better than any fabric including cotton.
Hemp also requires a relatively small amount of land to cultivate. This means it can produce up to double the fibre yield per hectare than cotton. So from an environmental perspective, hemp is a sustainable choice.
When wearing this t-shirt, you get to raise awareness about plastic pollution and get to chat to people what it means to #shopzero. By rethinking our choices and making small changes to our routines, we can shop producing very little to zero waste…