Clay Bricks Vs AAC Bricks

Rapid Construction : One solid AAC Block is equilvalent in area of approx 9 standard clay bricks yet less than 1/4 the weight, leading to fast laying. Installation of AAC is 2.5 times faster than bricks.

Environmental Impact

CLAY BRICKS

  • One clay brick consumes 3.2 kgs of top soil
  • One sq ft of carpet area with clay brick walling will consume 25.5 kgs of top soil
  • One sq ft of carpet area with clay bricks will consume 8 kgs of coal
  • One sq ft of carpet area will emit 17.6 kgs of CO2

AAC BLOCKS

  • No top soil consumed
  • Uses fly ash which is a thermal power plant waste product & thus no consumption of top soil
  • One sq ft of carpet area with AAC blocks will consume 0.9677 kgs of coal
  • One sq ft of carpet area will emit 2.13 kgs of CO2
Social Impact

CLAY BRICKS

  • Unorganised sector (child labour rampant in unorganised sector)
  • Does not contribute to government exchequer (taxes)
  • Unhealthy working conditions, a major health hazard due to toxic gases

AAC BLOCKS

  • Organised sector. Nation building through Corporate Governance, Statutory Labour and HR practices
  • Contributes to government taxes in form of Central Excise, VAT & Octroi
  • Organised sector with state-of-the-art factory facility