Hemp Product of the Year Award 2019
The Winners are
- 1st place: Trifilon AB (SE) – Trifilon BioLite Trolley Case made of PP Hemp Fibre
- 2nd place: BAFA Neu GmbH (DE): Absolute HempProtein
- 3rd place: Hemptouch d.o.o. (SI): Hemptouch Balancing Face Cream
The three award winners were chosen by the expert audience at the “16th EIHA Hemp Conference”, 5 – 6 June 2019 in Cologne. The final 6 candidates were:
- Academy of Design and Crafts Münster (DE), Light Sculptures Monas
The innovative design light sculptures are made of hemp cellulose. For the production of the handmade paper, they used hemp cellulose (Cannabis sativa – Moraceae) and potato flour. The round and damp handmade paper sheets dry directly on the wire frame where it is attached.
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As the damp fibres links together in a natural way, usage of glue is not necessary. To improve the stability, certain functional characteristics and for paper finishing, paper pulp are mixed with environmentally friendly wall paper paste.
Later the mixture and strips of paper are applied in layers. After the drying process, the wire frame is pressed together and is removed. http://www.akademie-gestaltung.de
- BAFA Neu GmbH (DE), Absolute Hemp Protein
Innovative hemp protein powder contains over 70% complete protein. It has a nutty taste and white color. It is much creamier and mixable with liquids and it doesn’t contain insoluble fiber fraction.
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The hemp protein powder is naturally white which ensures great bright colors in shakes when mixed with fresh fruit such as strawberries, raspberries or mango. This product is 100% natural and is also available in a certified organic version.
Hemp protein powder is an ideal protein supplement for athletic vegetarians and vegans. It is allergen free and a complete protein. http://www.bafa-gmbh.de
- Hempster HB (SE), Raw Vegan Shake
Raw Vegan Shake is a fresh, yummy, organic hemp drink designed to optimize the nutritional benefit of hemp seeds. It is locally produced and comes in four flavors: Chocolate, Chai Latte, Cocos and Vanilla Malt.
This shake is ideal for breakfast, as a nourishing snack or as an energy drink and it contains high-quality and valuable essential nutriments.
Through a unique production method from Hempster, they have created a product which ticks all the boxes and gives the customer a pleasant, satisfying drinking experience. http://www.hempster.se
- Hemptouch d.o.o. (SI), Hemptouch Balancing Face Cream
Hemptouch Balancing Face Cream is a first ever skin care product formulated with a unique trilogy of industrial hemp extracts such as hemp hydrolate, CBD and hemp seed oil. This innovative face cream combats blemished and acne-prone skin, one of the biggest segments in skin care industry.
It brings a brand-new approach to the fight against acne and oily skin, proving that hemp is a powerful alternative to over the counter medicine.
Hemp hydrolate has antimicrobial properties, visibly tightens pores and smooths skin texture. CBD extract helps to control excess oil production which prevents blemishes and purifies acne-prone skin.
Hemp seed oil with its nurturing omega acids restores healthy-looking radiance. This cream is dermatologically tested, proven to reduce the secretion of sebum.
Trifilon offers a green alternative with BioLite. BioLite is a polypropylene that is reinforced with 30% hemp fibers.
Hemp makes some of the world’s strongest natural fibers, the products made with BioLite are light and durable. BioLite’s hemp fibers enhance and improve material properties for many applications.
This technology gives manufacturers a way to meaningfully begin working with renewable feedstocks and an excellent one in hemp. http://www.trifilon.com
- hanfwerk Feinkostmanufaktur UG / haftungsbeschränkt (DE), Hanfling – Hanfling Bombay – Hanfling Chorizo
The Hanfling is an organic, vegan friendly product in three different tastes. Hanfling Nature – Hanfling Bombay and Hanfling Chorizo. This can be eaten as raw or fried such as grilled or toasted.
This product needs to be refrigerated with an expiry date of 6 months. They use hemp seeds as the main ingredients as well as self-made hemp-tofu.
The product is available in around 100 organic supermarkets in Germany. http://www.hanfwerk.de
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