This natural hemp cord is a great choice for use in crafts including jewelry making, scrapbooking, handmade cards, gardening and more. This durable cord is a natural, biodegradable and eco-friendly alternative to cotton and synthetic cordage. The 100 lb. breaking strength hemp is approximately 2.5mm thick and is available in a 475g ball containing 470 ft. of cord. The 170 lb. breaking strength hemp cord is approximately 3mm thick and is available in a 475g ball containing 210 ft. of cord.