Carl Martel will be presenting at the 8th International Hemp Building Symposium 2018.

A Hemp Researcher and Innovator, Carl Martel is an independent scientist researching in the field of industrial hemp since 2010. Formally trained as a geoarchaeologist with degrees in Interdisciplinary Science, he has worked with a number of hemp companies across Canada and Australia. Co-inventor of a grain disinfection system deployed in Canada and Australia, Carl continues to explore and develop grain quality post-harvest management systems. His focus recently is on value added products from agricultural waste such as carbon foam for insulation, water filtration/desalination and energy storage. He will be explaining at the 8th International Hemp Building Symposium, how carbonised Hemp can be used to create energy storing Hempcrete.