White Silica sand
|CAS No.||Silica Quartz|
|Packaging detail||50 Kg Bag|
|Silica as SiO2||99%|
Silica sand has a wide range of uses across various industries. Some common applications of silica sand include:
Construction: Silica sand is a key component in concrete and mortar, providing strength and durability to structures.
Glass Manufacturing: Silica sand is the primary raw material used in glass production. It helps to create clear, high-quality glass products.
Foundry Casting: Silica sand is used in the foundry industry for molding and core-making processes, providing the necessary refractory properties for metal casting.
Filtration Systems: Silica sand is utilized in water filtration systems, both in industrial and residential settings, to remove impurities and ensure clean water.
Landscaping and Leisure: Silica sand is commonly used in landscaping projects, such as creating sandboxes, golf course bunkers, and sports field surfaces.
Industrial Abrasives: Silica sand is used as an abrasive material in various industrial applications, including sandblasting, metal polishing, and grinding.
Oil and Gas Extraction: Silica sand, particularly high-quality frac sand, is essential for hydraulic fracturing (fracking) in the oil and gas industry to extract hydrocarbons from shale formations.