Standard sand , grading as per BS 4550
CEMENT LABORATORY PRODUCTS
STANDARD SAND, grading according to BS 4550 – PART 6
Testing hydraulic cement
This SNL Sand , grading according to BS 4550 part 6 is used for testing hydraulic cement on mortar cube. This sand is made of natural siliceous matter (silica content higher than 98 %) having a water content lower than 0, 1 %. Its average density is 2, 63 t/m3. Grains of the sand are uncrushed and rounded shape. Source of sand France. Sand is package in bag of 25 kg.
Grading is according to the BS 4550 specification
Controls are performed by the Laboratory of SNL.