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Silica Sand

Silica Sand is white colored powdery substance having molecular formula SiO2 with molar mass of 60.08 g/mol. It is extensively utilized for making Portland cement and has an important role to play for glassmaking industries. For ceramic products, this sand is utilized for glazing & body formulations. It has ability to improve structural integrity, thermal expansion property, and resistance to high temperatures. Silica Sand is one of the key ingredients in manufacturing of ceramic tiles, tableware, sanitary ware, and wall claddings. It is highly pure in nature and has very high boiling point of 2950 degrees Celsius with melting point of 1,713 degrees C.

SiO2

99.16%

CaO

0.07%

MgO

0.01%

Fe2O3

0.08%

Al2O3

0.45%

LOI

0.13%

Na2O

0.03%

K2O

0.02%