CEMENT LABORATORY PRODUCTS
STANDARD SAND BS 4550 – PART 6
Testing hydraulic cement
Sand 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. Sand is package in bag of 25 kg.
The graded sand is according the BS 4550 specification
Controls are performed by the Laboratory of SNL.