Critical Review on Types of Bricks Type 12: Compressed Stabilised Earth Bricks
Earth block is a construction material made primarily from soil. Compressed earth blocks have been widely used
to construct many older structures which was found more economical. In the growing concern of awareness regarding
sustainable building material and environmental issue, Compressed Stabilized Earth Block (CSEB) gives the view of energy
efficient, cost reduction and environmental friendly building materials, overall contribution on the sustainable development.
CSEBs are eco-friendly and as these blocks are unburnt products, during production no coal or burning material is needed.
So, it does not produce any harmful gases during production. This paper is a review of the stabilized compressed earth
Keywords - Compressed Stabilized Earth Bricks, Process of Manufacturing, Materials Selection, Advantages