Coir made furniture stuns people with wood-like quality
Alappuzha: The endless possibilities of coir has been showed at the foam matting stall at the Coir Kerala 2019 held here with different pieces of furniture made with coir composite board.
Table, chair, bench, cot and even tiles can be made with coir composite boards. Furniture made of coir composite have same quality as those made of wood. The composite boards are made with the help of machines.
More than ten different furniture pieces including garden bench, round table, bedside table and TV stand are displayed at the exhibition stall. The concept and design of composite boards are done by Foam Mattings Alappuzha Factory.
Coir composite boards are manufactured by using coconut husk and resin in accurate ratio, said Foam Mattings commercial officer M Senthil Kumar.