This company's products might wear you down. THE CARBO GROUP manufactures coated and bonded abrasive products used for industrial applications. The company also manufactures resins used to bond abrasives to various backings for the creation of such products as grinding wheels, disc pads, brake linings, and rail blocks. CARBO's customers include businesses in the automotive, aerospace, furniture manufacturing, cutlery, power and hand tool, and tobacco industries. The company was founded in 1890 by UK inventor Edward Goodrich Acheson.