Greenstripe Plastic Clay Data Sheet

 
US Mine Corp’s Greenstripe is 200 mesh, fine-grained plastic clay with excellent strength in the high-fired ceramic pottery industry. It is also used as a raw material in the manufacture of construction building compound products. It is heavily used throughout the plastics, paint, and high-fired ceramic pottery industries in California and the Western United States.

Technical Data Sheet

Colored Sand

Physical Analysis

Typical Values. These do not represent a specification.

RAW CLAY COLOR LT. GRAY BUFF
FIRED COLOR BUFF
MOISTURE CONTENT (Dry), % < 2.1
SCREEN RESIDUE %
+325
< 2.0
PARTICLE SIZE % – 2 Microns > 83
TAPPI BRIGHTNESS 65
pH (40% Solids) 4.0 – 5.0
VISCOSITY – Brookfield 40% Solids, cps 18,000

Chemical Analysis

Typical Values. These do not represent a specification.

SILICA (Si02) 56.7%
ALUMINA (A1203) 28.0%
IRON OXIDE (Fe203) 2.2%
TITANIA (Ti02) 1.7%
LIME (CaO) 0.2%
MAGNESIA (MgO) 0.4%
ALKALIES (Na2O, K2O) 0.6%
TOTAL SULFUR (as SO3) 0.2%
PHOSPHOROUS PENTOXIDE (P205) 0.05%
L.O.I. 10.4%
The data given above are based on averages of test results on samples selected from routine plant production by standard A.S.T.M. test procedures where applicable. Variations from the above data may occur in individual tests. These results cannot be taken as minima or maxima for specification purposes.
The information contained herein is based upon data believed to be accurate and current. However, no guarantee or warranty of any kind, express or implied,
is made with respect to the information contained herein. US Mine Corporation accepts no responsibility and disclaims any and all liability for any harmful effects
that may be caused by purchase, resale or use of, or exposure to, its products. Customers or users of our products containing silica must comply with all
applicable domestic and foreign health and safety laws, regulations, rules and orders including, but not limited to, any requirement that customers or users
perform a risk assessment with respect to material or the particular workplace in which it is to be used and to take sufficient risk management measures.

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