Lime

Limestone

Iron ore sintering, neutralising, chemical production

Limestone

Graded Limestone

Technical
Chemical Formula CaCO3
Alternative names/ description Calcium Carbonate
Product
Products Product Code Pack Code Packing Unit
Graded Limestone +10-20mm 632000 500 Bulk Ton
Graded Limestone +6-10mm 631000 500 Bulk Ton
Graded Limestone +20-30mm 633000 500 Bulk Ton
Graded Limestone +60-100mm 634000 500 Bulk Ton
Sinter -4.75mm 650000 500 Bulk Ton
Waste -6mm 670000 501 Bulk Ton
Precip Dust 671010 600 Bulk Ton
Typical Chemical analysis
Typical Chemical analysis Typical %
Calcium Carbonate as CaCO3 95.0
Magnesium Carbonate as MgCO3 2.2
Silica as SiO2 0.8
Manganese as Mn2O3 0.7
Iron as Fe2O3 0.2
Aluminium as Al2O3 0.2
Sulphur as SO3 <0.03
Phosphorous as P2O5 <0.005
Ignition Loss 43.6
Physical Properties
Bulk density (kg/m3)
1390-1460
Angle of repose 37° - 43°
Uses

Iron ore sintering, neutralising, chemical production

Handling

Bulk lump limestone is delivered from lime Acres via either covered tipper road trucks or rail trucks.