Silica Sand #140

COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

SubstanceAlpha Quartz
EC numberNone
CAS number14808-60-7
EINECS number238-878-4

CHARACTERISTICS

color White
SolubilityInsoluble
Specific Gravity 2.65
Bulk Density (aerated) 99 lb/ft3
Grain Shape Sub-angular

Chemical Specification

SymbolNamePercentage
SiO2 (total) Crystalline Silica99.3 - 99.85%
Fe2O3Iron Oxide 0.012 - 0.014%
Cr2O3Chromium(III) Oxide 0.0003% Max
TiO2Titanium DioxideTraces
Al2O3Aluminium Oxide0.10 - 0.20%
CaOCalcium Oxide0.02 - 0.05%
MgOMagnesium Oxide0.002 - 0.005%
L.O.ILoss on ignition0.1-0.2%

Particle Size Analysis (0.6 mm)

Analysis (mm)Results ( % )
+ 0.600 0.00 - 0.5 Max
+ 0.400 10.00 - 20.00
+0.150 78 - 85
+ 0.125 13 - 17
+ 0.1051.8 - 2.5
+0.74 1.7 - 2.2
- 0.74 0.3 - 0.8

Particle Size Analysis (0.8 mm)

Analysis (mm)Results ( % )
+ 0.850 0.00 - 0.5 Max
+ 0.600 - 0.8501.00 -4.00
+ 0.425 - 0.60010.00 - 20.00
+ 0.212 - 0.425 40.00 - 60.00
+ 0.150 - 0.21220.00 - 30.00
- 0.150 10.00 - 20.00

Loading Port's

  • Damietta port
  • Alarish port 
  • Sokhna port 

PACKAGING

  • Bulk 
  • Super Sacs - Jumbo Bags 
  • OEM

ORIGIN

Egypt 

Warning: The product contains crystalline silica - quartz, which can cause silicosis (an occupational lung disease) and lung cancer. For detailed information on the potential health effect of crystalline silica - quartz, see our MSDS.

Disclaimer: The information set forth in this Product Data Sheet represents typical properties of the product described; the information and the typical values are not specification. Egypt Globe Minerals makes no representation or warranty concerning the Products, expressed or implied, by the Product Data Sheet