10 Feb '13, 11pm

Did not know hemp was used in the production of Mercedes-Benz vehicles:

Did not know hemp was used in the production of Mercedes-Benz vehicles:

Earth-friendly. Before it was trendy. For generations, Mercedes-Benz has been breaking new ground to help preserve the earth for future generations. With the first 100-percent CFC-free car, and the first low-emission SUV. With award-winning factories and processes. And by helping to develop local infrastructures around the world that will bring a greener tomorrow to life. It's a multi-faceted approach to advance the quest for sustainable mobility while leading the way in safety, luxury and performance. Driving a cleaner tomorrow. As with every aspect of Mercedes-Benz innovation, the global benefits come from a unique combination of intense devotion and extensive diversity. From the inside out Protecting the earth begins long before a new Mercedes-Benz hits the road. The 1991 S-Class was the world's first CFC-free vehicle, not just in its air conditioning but in its entire ...

Full article: http://www.mbusa.com/mercedes/benz/green#module-9

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