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Low-cost homes: IIT Madras shows the way in less than a month

Chennai | India

An environment-friendly house at a low cost in less than a month? IIT-Madras shows you how you can build one. A research group at IIT-M's civil engineering department has perfected the use of pre-fabricated panels, made from waste generated by the fertilizer industry, to erect walls, lay floors and set up staircases - all in 29 days.

Times of India | Last Updated : 03-Mar-13

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