Coir Atlas products are a much-needed substitute for wood scantlings. They are cost saving, tested,
proven effective, and eco-friendly. In the context of India’s socio-economic goals, Coir Atlas also
generates positive social impact in a very significant way. The manufacture of Coir Atlas products
is an employment generating activity.
Coir Atlas as an employment generation technology
Unemployment is a chronic problem in rural areas. This is especially so for women. An estimated 20%
and more of the rural population are unemployed.
With appropriate training, women can easily learn to make Coir Atlas units. Thus, by switching to Coir Atlas
for superior performance, manufacturers or businesses can also play a significant role in generating employment.