Tag: Sea sand

Can Sea Sand be Used for Concrete Construction?

Some coastal countries and regions have begun to consider using sea sand instead of natural river sand, such as the Netherlands, France and Denmark. China, with its long coastline and vast shallow seas, is rich in sea sand resources. Therefore, some areas such as Guangdong Province have begun to accelerate the mining of sea sand, but some areas still resolutely resist sea sand, such as Shanghai. The same is the coastal area, why is the attitude towards sea sand completely different? Can sea sand be used for concrete aggregate? If so, how to use sea sand for construction?

The Difference Between Manufactured Sand, Natural River Sand, Mountain Sand, Sea Sand and Desert Sand

Sand is the main component of modern building concrete and can be divided into artificial sand and natural sand. Artificial sand is divided into manufactured sand and mixed sand. Natural sand can be divided into mountain sand, river sand, desert sand and sea sand. This article will analyze the difference between manufactured sand, natural river sand, mountain sand, sea sand and desert sand.