Difference Between White Cement & Grey Cement 

In the following table, the main differences between white cement and grey ordinary Portland cement are given:

SourcesWhite CementGrey Cement
Raw MaterialsRaw materials contain a very little amount of Iron Oxide and Manganese Oxide.Raw materials contain a high amount of Iron Oxide and Manganese Oxide.
FinenessUsually finer than gray cement.Usually less fine than white cement.
Kiln FuelOil is used to avoid contamination by coal ash.Coal, petroleum coke, fuel oil, natural gas.
Energy ConsumptionHigh.Low.
CostExpensive than gray cement.Less expensive.
UsesArchitectural beauty, interior, and exterior decorations, floorings, ornamental concrete products such as idols.Construction purpose.