Gypsum And Gypsum Products in UAE
About Gypsum and Gypsum Products
Gypsum And Gypsum Products
Gypsum is a non-toxic mineral and very helpful for all the life forms on earth. It is an indefinitely recyclable raw material found in 85 countries in the world. Gypsum is a very important building material used in various construction tasks in a building structure. However Gypsum and Gypsum product applications are not restricted to the construction industry, it is also used in many other industries such as dentistry & dental applications, medical devices, soil conditioning, making bread, make plaster and blackboard chalk.
The early use of Gypsum product was alabaster, to make sculptures in many cultures such as Ancient Rome, Byzantine empire, Ancient Egypt, and Mesopotamia. Ever since, Gypsum products have been used for decoration & construction. And when the Montmartre a district in Paris started to use dehydrated gypsum for various purposes, it came to known as Plaster of Paris (POP).
The wider utilization of Gypsum is done in construction industry. Gypsum is used in plaster and Portland cement, to make walls, false ceilings, drywall, plasterboard, casting moulds, etc. Gypsum is fire resistant product and also performs expansion control in structures.
There are two types of Gypsum available, Natural gypsum and FGD (flue gas desulphurization). FGD Gypsum is obtained from coal-fired power plant and it is the end product after the wet purification procedure performed with natural lime. The process of obtaining FGD gypsum is similar to that of the natural gypsum found in sedimentary rocks formation except the speed at which end product is obtained.
There are many manufacturers and traders available in UAE who supply all sorts of gypsum products for different needs of yours. The popular places to look for these suppliers are Industrial Area 2 Sharjah, Hamriya Free Zone Sharjah, Mussafah Industrial Area Abu Dhabi, Al Ghusais Industrial Area 1 Dubai, Al Ain UAE, Ajman Free Zone and Ras Al Khor Dubai.