Our Organic Hemp Protein powder is produced from nutritionally rich seeds of Hemp plant grown in Europe. Hemp proteins are considered one of the best among plant proteins.
Hemp seed proteins are made up of two types of proteins, nutritionally superior globulin Edestin and albumins. Our digestive system can easily breakdown Edestin and albumin, making digestibility of Hemp proteins and utilization of amino acids superior to other plant proteins.
Hemp proteins contain all the 20 known amino acids — including 9 essential amino acids. These amino acids are considered “essential” because the human body can’t produce them on its own. Amino acid profile hemp proteins is comparable to egg white and soya bean.
Compared to other vegetable proteins Hemp protein contains high amounts of arginine, glutamic acid and magnesium. Glutamic acids is a neurotransmitter that helps people deal with psychological and work related stress.
Hemp is not the same as marijuana, although it belongs to the same botanical family of Cannabis sativa. Marijuana is grown for its psychoactive component tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Whereas hemp is a different cultivar with very low trace amounts of THC, particularly grown for use as food and fiber. It is not possible to get high by consuming this type of hemp.