Sustainable Supply Chain of Construction Products and Materials : A Case Study of Natural-Fiber Cement Wall Products

@inproceedings{Thiengburanathum2006SustainableSC,
  title={Sustainable Supply Chain of Construction Products and Materials : A Case Study of Natural-Fiber Cement Wall Products},
  author={Poon Thiengburanathum and Vitul Lieorungruang and Ampan Bhromsiri and W. Wattanutchariya},
  year={2006}
}
Nowadays, poverty and deficiency of proper housing are main problems of Thailand, particularly in rural areas. A quick-fixed solution is to provide low-cost houses directly to the villagers. This study gives an alternative solution by promoting local knowledge and self-sustained concepts to the society. Local resources and agricultural wastes are used as raw materials for creating different alternative construction products and materials, such as natural-fiber cement board, natural-fiber… CONTINUE READING