Silica Sand

Silica sand has many applications, where the glass making is the foremost application. JLD Minerals has a very high-quality silica sand to offer, which is used in paints, plastics, rubber, glass and ceramics.

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Silica sand is one of the most common varieties of sand found in the world. It is used for a wide range of applications, and can be purchased from various suppliers throughout the world. Silica sand is used in industrial processing, to make glass, as fill, and to create molds and castings.

Silica sand is produced by crushing sand stone or quartzite of open texture, and washing and grading it to yield requisite grain distribution. Silica flour is produced by crushing grinding and washing the high grade quartz, quartzite rocks or from white silica sand.

silica sand

Silica sand used for water purification and manufacture of glass, synthetic foundry molding catalysts, disodium ultramarine etc. it is also used for acid heat resistant ceramics, refractoriness, pottery glaze, enamel etc. Silica sand of 150 mesh is used in Sawing stone, grinding and surfacing glass and polishing marble Rounded Grains of silica sand are used for sand blasting it is also used as a filler in paints 'Wood Paste' molded hard rubber goods, gypsum Plasters, oxychloride acoustic plasters and soap.

Silica sand crop up as loose or poorly split up deposits of sedimentary origin or as dunes blow inland from the coast or as accumulated deposits in estuaries.

The most common mineral in the Earth’s continental crust is quartz, and most silica sand is made up of broken down quartz crystals. Silica is another name for silicon dioxide, SiO2, of which quartz is a specific latticed structure. So silica sand is quartz that more than the years, through the work of water and wind, has been broken down into tiny granules. These granules can be used for many different purposes, and can be found in most non-tropical regions of the world.

Our respected clients can avail from us a qualitative range of Silica Sand. These are also known as Silicon Dioxide and are chemical compounds, which exist in two original forms such as Opal and Quartz. Our range of silica sand is made available to clients in different colors as per their requirements as well as specifications. These are widely used in paint industry. It also finds application in construction projects where it is used as a ceramic material.

JLD minerals are one of the prominent manufacturer and exporter of Silica Sand, also known as Silicon dioxide. It is a chemical compound which exists in its two original forms that are Opel and quartz. We offer an extensive range of Silica Sand available in different colors in accordance with the requirements & specifications of our clients. Silica Sand fined its application in paint industry and in addition construction projects where it is used as ceramic material.