The Chrysotile Cement Products Industry in India is functioning since 1934 and the Industry is engaged in manufacturing chrysotile cement corrugated roofing sheets / Plain Sheets and Pressure Pipes. These chrysotile cement products play a vital role in many roofing solutions. – prominently by providing low-cost and most durable, environment-friendly shelters for the economically weaker sections.
With an equitable social cost, asbestos cement pipes are still most cost effective for water supply, sewerage, irrigation and drainage systems to urban and rural areas in a developing country like ours. In essence, asbestos-cement products currently on the market eminently meet the needs of India in the context of rapidly rising population and limited resources.
It is worth noting that, in the world, the BRIC nations (Brazil, Russia, India, China) are the largest users of chrysotile fibre and chrysotile-cement products in various applications, predominantly for roofing.