Silica Sand is the main source of silicon (SiO2). Silica sand is the essential raw material for glass and wide range of other industrial and other applications.
We have 2 grades with very high quality of silica sand:
- Silica Sand Grade 1
- Has very high percent of silicon dioxide (SiO2), around 99.56%.
- Very low percent of iron oxide (Fe2O3), around 0.014%.
- Silica Sand Grade 2
- Also has high percent of silicon (SiO2), ranging from 99.4% to 99.6%.
- Has low percent of iron oxides (Fe2O3), ranging from 0.015% to 0.025%.
Central Desert Mining Company has quarry located in wadi Al Dahl Zaafarana at Red Sea Cost. Its dimensions are 100m x100m means 10,000 in area.