Oct 12, 2006, 09.35 AM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Zydex launches water proofing chemical Zycosil

Gujarat-based Zydex Industries Ltd today launched its first construction chemical product Zycosil for use in waterproofing of buildings. The product was indigenously developed by two chemical scientists Dr Ajay I Ranka and Mr Prakash Mehta, the Chief Executive Officer and the President of the company, respectively.

Gujarat-based Zydex Industries Ltd today launched its first construction chemical product Zycosil for use in waterproofing of buildings. The product was indigenously developed by two chemical scientists Dr Ajay I Ranka and Mr Prakash Mehta, the Chief Executive Officer and the President of the company, respectively.

Launching the product Dr Ranka said that it is one of the biggest scientific breakthrough in waterproofing industry for the mass market.

"We have already received an order worth $4 lakh from North America," he said and explained that Zycosil creates water repellence by nano level hydrophobation making it far superior than conventional film formers.

It is an organo silicon based nano size eco-friendly chemical soluble in water and can be applied by an ordinary brush on the surface straightaway and satisfy the Volatile Organic Content standards of California, he said.

He said that the product cost ranges from Rs 1.50 to Rs 2 per square feet and can be used in new as well as old buildings.

The product has been innovated by the two scientists themselves and the patent coverage for the technology has been secured on a worldwide basis, he said.

Taken from Business Line

thehindubusinessline.in

ADS BY GOOGLE

Buy & sell politicians on Power Play
- the political stock exchange

Price Update

Arvind Kejriwal

1745.8 15.04 0.87%

36876

Bought today

13287

Sold today

0.3%

User holding

video of the day

Add cyclicals, banks on positive poll outcome: UBS

Explore Moneycontrol

Copyright © e-Eighteen.com Ltd. All rights reserved. Reproduction of news articles, photos, videos or any other content in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of moneycontrol.com is prohibited.