Coir Products in Chennai

Coir is natural fibre extracted from coconut. It is made in to various products like, yarn, mat, carpet, geo textile and pith. It provides various products which are good insulators, tough, bio degradable, natural, eco friendly. Different products made of coir are available in Chennai.
Coir is a versatile natural fibre extracted from mesocarp tissue, or husk of the coconut fruit Generally fibre is of golden color when cleaned after removing from coconut husk; and hence the name ” The Golden Fibre”.

Coir is the fibrous husk of the coconut shell. Being tough and naturally resistant to seawater, the coir protects the fruit enough to survive months floating on ocean currents to be washed up on a sandy shore where it may sprout and grow into a tree, if it has enough fresh water, because all the other nutrients it needs have been carried along with the seed. These characteristics make the fibers quite useful in floor and outdoor mats, aquarium filters, cordage and rope, and garden mulch.

The Wonders of Coir

Moth-proof; resistant to fungi and rot. Provides excellent insulation against temperature and sound. Not easily combustible. Flame-retardant. Unaffected by moisture and dampness. Tough and durable. Resilient; springs back to shape even after constant use. Totally static free. Easy to clean.

Coir Yarn

Coir Yarn is generally of 2 ply, spun from coir fibre by hand as well as with the help of traditional ratts, fully automatic spinning machines etc. The Coir yarn is of different qualities/grades based on the quality of fibre used, the nature of twist, presence of impurities etc. Available in different forms like hydraulically pressed bales, spools bobbins, dholls, balls etc. cut length for various industrial and agricultural purposes.

Coir Mats & Creel Mats

Creel mats are manufactured both on handlooms and powerlooms. They are specially noted for their low pile height. The yarn for the pile structure is released from the beam in the course of the weaving process. The pile structure is obtained by suitable positioning of the coir yarn in the fabric structure with the use of grooved rods and cutting the yarn passing over the rods with a sharp knife.

These are available in solid shades, stripes, mottled, stenciled and also tile patterns. 2-chain creel mats and 3- chain creel mats are available in this category. 3-chain creel mats have a firmer structure than 2-chain creel mats. Special type of mats with jute twine sold under the name ‘carnatic mats’.

Coir Mats-Fibre Mats

Coir Mats are made on handlooms, power looms or frames and with or without brush. Creel Mats are known for its thin brush. Rod Mats  for thick brush and Fibre Mats for compact brush. Latex/rubber  backing makes the mats non-slip. Available with woven or stenciled designs and bevelled patterns for use in interior or exterior door fronts.

Coir Mats- Rod Mats,Corridor Mats, Carnatic Mats

Coir Mats are made on handlooms, power looms or frames and with or without brush. Creel Mats are known for its thin brush. Rod Mats for thick brush and Fibre Mats for compact brush. Latex/rubber backing makes the mats non-slip. Available with woven or stenciled designs and bevelled patterns for use in interior or exterior door fronts.

Coir Mattings – Ribbed Matting, Multishaft matting, Cricket Pitch matting

Made on traditional handlooms or powerlooms. Available in natural beach, solid colours and a multitude of designs/patterns made by weave and colour combinations and with or without latex backing. Quality of the matting is determined by the type of yarn and weave used. Mainly used as floor coverings and floor runners for furnishing stairs/corridors. Also used for wall panelling, ceiling, lining and echo-control.

Matting Rugs

Coir Mattings are cut to rug size, ends bound, tucked in, fringed or rubber sealed for use as area rugs. Also available with cotton/tapistry bound and with or without latex backing

Coir Geo-Textiles

Coir Geotextiles protect land surface and promote quick vegetation. Geotextiles are a wonderful treasure of natural echo friendly, erosion control blankets in woven and non-woven preparations. Totally biodegradable, geotextiles help soil stabilisation and renew vegetation in varying slopes.

Coir Pith

A spongy material that binds the coconut fibre in the husk, coir pith is finding new applications. It is an excellent soil conditioner and is being extensively used as a soil-less medium for agri-horticultural purposes. With its moisture retention qualities, coir pith is ideal for growing anthuriums and orchids. Available in raw form or converted into organic manure.

Garden Articles

Products made out of Coir fibre. From poles to plant pots to hanging baskets, coir makes just about every accessory that is essential for modern day gardening. Coconut husk chips also are widely used in horticultural applications.

Coir Board

Opp. Vanavil Co-optex

Teynampet, 530,Mount Road,Anna Salai ,Chennai-600018,

Tamil Nadu.

Phone: +91-44-24349123

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