More than 3,000 products used in Australia are known to have contained asbestos. Most of these products were in the building industry. Reputed trade names for asbestos containing building products made by James Hardie & Coy Ltd and Wunderlich Limited:
Flat, profiled and grained sheets
Versilux (pre 1977)
Villaboard (post 1977)
Durabestos Moulded Wall panelling
Coloured and patterned sheets
Hardigrain (Colours: mountain ash, blackwood wood grain) Duradec
Colorbord (plain colours)
Hardipanel (stucco, fiesta, sierra)
Old style corrugated
New deep corrugated
Compressed AC (6, 9, 12, 18 & 24 mm)
Ceramic tile underlay
Vinyl & cork underlay
Hardiplank wood grain
Hardiplank cross cut
Hardiplank old style
Note: this is a list of the common products only; it is not a full list.
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