Methodology Idea Note

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4. Manufactoring industries

The proposed new methodology aims to reduce GHG emissions in the manufacturing industry by substituting the production and use of conventional building materials with hemp-based construction materials. The methodology covers a broad range of applications, such as hempcrete and hemp wool insulation for non-load-bearing infill walls.


The methodology idea note was submitted by Green Carbon Foundation (opens on external site) and is currently at “Step 1: Methodology Idea Note Submission” of the VCS Methodology Development and Review Process, v4.3 (PDF).

Stakeholders interested in collaborating during methodology development or developing projects that this methodology might enable are encouraged to contact Please include Methodology Development ID# M0210 in the subject line.