Silica Powder

Silica powder is a type of silicon dioxide powder that is made by grinding silicate minerals (quartz) into a fine powder. It is a versatile and widely used material that is valued for its physical and chemical properties.

Other NamesQuartz Powder, Silica
Chemical CompositionSilicone Dioxide
[On Mohs Scale of 1 – 10]
SiO295.00% – 99.00%
Al2O3Max. 1.00%
CaOMax. 1.00%
MgOMax 1.00%
K2OMax 1.00%
Na2OMax 1.00%
Fe2O3Max 1.00%
TiO2Below Detection Limit
LOIMax 5.00%
Mesh100 – 500
Whiteness85% – 95%
ColourWhite, Super White, Creamish White
Industrial ApplicationsPaints, Ceramics, Glass, Festive Colours

Unique Properties

  1. High Purity: It is a high-purity material that is free from impurities and contaminants.
  2. High Hardness: It is a hard material that has a Mohs hardness of 7, making it ideal for use in abrasive applications.
  3. High Heat Resistance: It is a material that has high heat resistance and can withstand temperatures of up to 1650°C.

Applications of Silica Powder

  1. Abrasives: It is used as an abrasive material in various applications such as sandblasting, polishing, and grinding.
  2. Glass: It is a key ingredient in the production of glass, where it is used as a fluxing agent to lower the melting point of the glass.
  3. Ceramics: It is used in the production of ceramics such as porcelain and ceramic tiles. It is used as a filler and a binder in the ceramic mixture to improve the strength and hardness of the finished product.
  4. Paints and Coatings: It is used in the production of paints and coatings as a filler and a rheological modifier. It improves the flow and the durability of the finished product.
  5. Playing Colours: Due to its lightness and inertness, this material is most widely used for making Holi and Rangoli colours.

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