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Unslaked Lime

Fluxing agent, neutralisation or pH control and coagulation, animal feed production

Unslaked Lime

Ground Unslacked Lime

Technical

Chemical Formula: CaO

Alternative names/ description:
G.U.S., Ground Quicklime, Calcium
Oxide

Products

Ground Unslaked Lime

Product Code  Pack Code   Product Description   Packing   Unit 
 610010  600  Groud Unslaked Lime   Bulk  Ton
 610023  650  Groud Unslaked Lime - Bulk Bags   1.2 m3  Ton
 610033  652  Groud Unslaked Lime - Bulk Bags   Spoutties  1.2 m3  Ton

 

 

 

Typical Chemical analysis
Typical Chemical analysis Typical %
Available calcium as CaO 88.0
Total calcium as CaO 92.0
Total magnesium as MgO 2.0
Silica as SiO2 2.0
Manganese as Mn2O3 1.2
Iron as Fe2O3 0.5
Aluminium as Al2O 0.3
Carbon Dioxide (CO2) 2.0
Free Carbon as C <0.01
Sulphur as SO3 <0.05
Phosphorous as P2O5 <0.01
Physical Properties
Bulk density (kg/m3)
Aerated De-aerated
1100-1150 1100-1300
Size
Screen apperture % Retained (Typical) Cumulative % above(Typical)
4750µm 0.0 0.0
2350µm 7.5 7.5
2000µm 6.5 14.0
1000µm 25.0 39.0

Colour

Buff due to presence of Manganeses as Mn2O3
Angle of repose 28° - 32°
Typical Applications

Fluxing agent, neutralisation or pH control and coagulation

Dispatch

Supplied in pneumatic unloading rail or road tankers from Lime Acres, Northern Cape.

Handling

Moisture free air is essential for bulk unloading.

Storage

Important that lime is stored in an enclosed dry place.

Lump Unslaked Lime

Technical
Chemical Formula  CaO
Alternative Names   Quicklime, Calcium Oxide 

 

Products
Product Code   Pack Code  Product Description   Packing   Unit 
600100  500  Run of Kiln-LUS NB  Bulk  Ton
601000  500  Lump Unslaked Lime NB +19mm   Bulk  Ton
602000  500  Lump Unslaked Lime NB -19mm   Bulk  Ton
603000  500  Lump Unslaked Lime NB +6mm  Bulk  Ton
608000  500  Lump Unslaked Lime R +6mm  Bulk  Ton
609000  500  Lump Unslaked Lime R +19mm  Bulk  

 

Typical Chemical Analysis
  Typical %
Available calcium as CaO   90.0
Total calcium as CaO  94.0
Total magnesium as MgO   2.0
Silica as SiO2  1.5
Manganese as Mn2O3  1.0
Iron as Fe203  0.5
Aluminium as AI2O3  0.3
Carbon Dioxide as (CO2)  1.0
Free Carbon as C <0.01
Surphur as SO3 <0.05
Phosphorus P2O3 <0.01

 

Physical Properties
Bulk density (kg/m3)   1100 - 1200
Size   Unscreened   Minus 50mm 
   Screened

 Plus 6mm 19mm

 Plus 6mm minus 50mm

 Plus 19mm minus 50mm


Colour: Buff due to the presence of Managenese as Mn2O3

Angle of repose: (38 - 45)

Typical Applications

Fluxing agent, neutralisation or pH control and coagulation.

Quality Assurance

PPC Lime, Lime Acres has ISO 9001 certification for Quality Management System

Dispatch

Supplied in rail or tipper road trucks from Lime Acres, Northern Cape.

Storage

Important that lime is stored in an enclosed dry place.

Safety

Unslaked lime reacts with water (including atmospheric moisture), producing heat and a strong alkaline hydrated lime. Care should always be exercise when handling this product. Refer to the MSDS which is available on request

Fine Ground Unslaked Lime

Technical

Chemical Formula: CaO

Alternative Names: F.U.S, Fine Quicklime, Calcium Oxide

Products
Product Code   Pack Code   Product Description   Packing   Unit 
611010  600  Fine Ground Unslaked Lime   Bulk  Ton
611023  650  Fine Ground Unslaked Lime - Bulk Bags  1.2 m3  Ton
611033  652  Fine Ground Unslaked Lime - Bulk Bag Spoutties  1.2 m3  Ton

 

Typical Chemical Analysis
   Typical %
 Available calcium as CaO   88.0
 Total calcium as CaO   92.0
 Total magnesium as MgO   2.0
 Silica as SiO2  2.0
 Manganese as Mn2O3   1.2
 Iron as Fe2O3   0.5
 Aluminium as AI2O3  0.5
 Carbon Dioxide (CO2)   2.0
 Free Carbon as C  <0.01
 Sulphur as SO3  <0.05
 P2O5  <0.01

 

Physical Properties
   Aerated   De-aerated 
 Bulk density (kg/m3):   800 - 900   1000 - 1100 
     
 Size   Screen Aperture (um)  % Retained (Typical) 
   250  17
   150  13
   106  12
   75  13
   -75  45

Color: Buff due to the presence of Manganese as Mn2O3

Angle of repose: 2° - 10°

 

Typical Applications

Fluxing agent, neutralisation or pH control and coagulation.

Quality Assurance

PPC Lime, Lime Acres has ISO 9001 Certification for Quality Management System

Handling

Supplied in pneumatic unloading rail or road tankers or bulk bags from Lime Acres, Northern Cape.

Dispatch

Supplied in pneumatic unloading rail or road tankers or bulk bags from Lime Acres, Northern Cape.

Storage

Important that lime is stored in an enclosed dry place.

Safety

Unslaked lime react with water (including atmospheric moisture), producing heat and a strongly alkaline hydrated lime. Care should always be exercised when handling this product. Refer to MSDS  which is available on request.

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