The European Industrial Help Association (EIHA) says that its next Hemp Conference will take place from 5–6 June 2019 in Cologne, Germany.

The conference features 200 registered participants from 31 countries and 30 exhibitors. According to the association, hemp fibers and shives are in demand as raw materials for the construction industry, biocomposites and special papers.

The conference also includes the Hemp Product of the Year 2019 Innovation award.

This story uses material from the EIHA, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.