Material Bulk Densities

Bulk Density Chart

Material Lbs/cu.ft Kgs/cu.m Angle
 Abrasive Compound 148 2371
 Abrasive Mix 153 2451
 Acetate 35 561
 Acetate Flakes 21 336
 Acrylic Fibres 144
 Acrylic Resin 32 513
 Activated Aluminium 15 240
 Activated Carbon 20 320
 Adipic Acid 40 641
 Alcanol 39 625
 Alfalfa Leaf Meal 15 240
 Alfalfa Meal 17 272
 Alfalfa Meal, Fine Ground 19 304 45
 Alfalfa Pellets 42 673
 Alfalfa Seed 46 737
 Alumina 40 641 22
 Alumina Powder 18 288
 Alumina, Activated 48 769
 Alumina, Calcined. 63 1009
 Alumina, Metal Grade 67 1073
 Aluminium Flake 150 2403
 Aluminium Fluoride 55 881
 Aluminium Magnesium Silicate 21 336
 Aluminium Oxide 80 1282
 Aluminium Powder 44 705
 Aluminium Silicate 33 529
 Aluminium Sulphate 65 1041
 Ammonium Bromide 76 1218
 Ammonium Chloride 38 609
 Ammonium Nitrate 49 785
 Ammonium Nitrate Pills 38 609
 Ammonium Perchloride 62 993
 Ammonium Phosphate 55 881
 Ammonium Sulphate 69 1105
 Amorphous Silica 11 176
 Anthracite, Powdered 35 561
 Antimony Oxide 44 705
 Antioxidant (Granules) 41 657
 Antioxidant (Powder) 28 449
 Apple Slices Diced 15 240
 Aquafloc 10 160
 Arsenic Trioxide 41 657
 Asbestos 22 352 30-44
 Asbestos Fibre 20 320
 Asbestos Powder 28 449
 Ascorbic Acid (Coarse) 45 721
 Ascorbic Acid (Fine) 32 513
 Ash, Ground 105 1682 32
 Ashes , Dry Loose 38 609 32
 Ashes , Wet Loose 47 753
 Baking Powder 56 897
 Barbasco Root 33 529
 Barites 120 1922
 Barium Carbonate 55 881 45
 Barium Oxide 63 1009
 Barium Stearate 13 208
 Barium Sulphate 60 961
 Barley (Whole) 40 641
 Barley Meal 28 449
 Barley, Fine Ground 46 737
 Barley, Ground 25 400
 Barley, Malted 30 481
 Barley, Rolled 23 368
 Barley, Scoured 41 657
 Bauxite 45 721 31
 Beans (Soya) 46 737
 Beans, White 45 721
 Beet Pulp 18 288
 Bentonite 50 801
 Bicarbonate of Soda 62 993
 Bleach Compound 60 961
 Blood Flour 30 481
 Blood Meal 38.5 617
 Bone Meal Loose 55 881
 Bone, Ground Dry 75 1202
 Borax 60 961
 Boric Acid 54 865
 Bran 35 561
 Brass Powder 100 1602
 Bread Crumbs 96
 Brewers Grains (Dry) 16 256
 Bronze Powder 78 1250
 Buckwheat (Whole) 38 609
 Buckwheat Bran 16 256
 Buckwheat Flour 41 657
 Buckwheat Hulls 13 208
 Buckwheat Middlings 22 352
 Buttermilk Dried 31 497
 Cake Mix 44 705
 Calcium 30 481
 Calcium Borate 61 977
 Calcium Carbide, Crushed 80 1282
 Calcium Carbonate 44 705
 Calcium Chloride 60 961
 Calcium Fluoride 102 1634
 Calcium Hydroxide 40 641
 Calcium Phosphate 48 769
 Calcium Silicate 10 160
 Calcium Stearate 20 320
 Calcium Sulphate 45 721
 Cane Seed 41 657
 Carbon (Pelletised) 42 673 25
 Carbon Activated 17 272 20-29
 Carbon Black 35 561 30-44
 Carbon Black (Beads) 19 304
 Carbon Black (Pelletised) 22 352 25
 Carbon Black Graphite 45 721
 Carbon Crystallized 58 929
 Carbon Dust 38 609
 Carbon Granules 59 945
 Casein 36 577
 Caustic Soda 31 497 39-43
 Cellulose Acetate 10 160
 Cement 85 1362
 Cement (Portland) 94 1506
 Cement (Portland) Clinker 95 1522
 Cement Dust 50 801
 Ceramic Compound 85 1362
 Cereal Mix 43 689
 Charcoal (Powder) 24 384
 Chemco Burnishing Compound 35 561
 Chicory 34 545
 Chicory (Powder) 30 481
 Chilli Spice 45 721
 Chlorine Compound 28 449
 Chlorine Powder 36 577
 Chocolate Drink Mix 26 417
 Chromic Acid Powder 100 1602
 Cinders, Blast Furnace 57 913
 Cinders, Coal, Ashes & Clinker 40 641
 Cinnamon Powder 35 561
 Citric Acid 48 769
 Clay 50 801
 Clay (Bentonite) 50 801 42
 Clay (Calcined) 30 481
 Clay (Fine) 62 993 30-44
 Clay (Fines) 70 1121 30-44
 Clay (Granite) 32 513
 Clay (Kaolin) 48 769
 Clinker Dust 90 1442 30-40
 Clover Seed 48 769 28
 Coagulant 36 577
 Coal (Granules) 52 833 27-35
 Coal (Pulverized) 38 561
 Coal Anthracite 58 929 27
 Coal Bituminous 52 641 35
 Coal Dust 35 561
 Coal Powder 40 641
 Cobalt Carbonate 60 961
 Cobalt Fines 256 4101
 Cocoa 35 561
 Cocoa Flavouring 55 881
 Cocoa Shells 30 481
 Coconut Chips 38 609
 Coffee (Instant) 19 304
 Coffee, Green (Beans) 38 609
 Coffee, Roasted (Beans) 23 368
 Coke (Granules) 52 833
 Coke Dust 15 240
 Coke Fines 39 625
 Coke, Calcined (Course) 56 897
 Coke, Calcined (Fines) 59 945
 Coke, Calcined (Intermediate) 59 945
 Coke, Pulverised 45 721
 Copper (Fines) 101 1618
 Copper Hydroxide 25 400
 Copper Sulphate 52 833
 Copra Meal, Loose 27 433
 Cork, Solid 15 240
 Corn Bran 13 208
 Corn Flour 51 817
 Corn Germ Meal 35 561
 Corn Gluten Feed 29 465
 Corn Gluten Meal 37 593
 Corn Grits 42 673
 Corn Mash 45 721
 Corn Meal 40 641
 Corn Oil Meal 34 545
 Corn Starch 42 673
 Corn, (Whole shelled) 45 721
 Corn, Chops (Coarse) 42 673
 Corn, Chops (Fine) 38 609
 Corn, Chops (Medium) 40 641
 Corn, Cracked (Coarse) 40 641
 Corn, Ground 35 561
 Corn, Hominy Feed 27 433
 Corn, Kibbled 21 336
 Cottonseed Cake 42 673 30-44
 Cottonseed Delinted 30 481 29
 Cottonseed Flour 56 897
 Cottonseed Hulls 12 192 45
 Cottonseed Meats 40 641 30-44
 Cryolite 86 1378 30-44
 Detergent (Flake) 32 513
 Detergent (Powder) 38 609
 Dextrose 36 577
 Diammonium Phosphate 50 801
 Diatomaceous Earth 16 256
 Diatomite 14 224
 Dicalite 12 192
 Dielectric Compound 45 721
 Distillers Grains 18 288
 Dolomite 54 865
 Dolomite Lime 46 737
 Egg Yoke Powder 23 368
 Eggs (Powdered) 22 352
 Electrolyte 60 961
 Epoxy Powder 49 785
 Ferric Chloride 43 689
 Ferric Sulphate 61 977
 Ferro Silicate 78 1250
 Ferro Silicon 87 1394
 Ferrous Carbonate 87 1394
 Fibreglass 22 352
 Filter Cake (Centrifuge) 40 641
 Fish meal 38 609
 Flaxseed 44 705 21
 Flint 97 1554
 Floc 13 208
 Floc (Solka) 144
 Flour 48 769
 Flour (Barley Malt) 45 721
 Flour (Barley) 38 609
 Flour (Corn) 39 625
 Flour (Rye) 42 673
 Flour (Soy) 44 705
 Flour (Soya) 40 641
 Flour (Wheat) 42 673 45
 Fluorite 78 1250
 Fluorspar 112 1794 45
 Flux 145 2323
 Fly Ash 65 1041
 Fullers Earth 35 561 23
 Fumaric Acid 40 641
 Garlic (Flakes) 22 352
 Garlic (Powder) 20 320
 Gelatine 45 721
 Glass (Ground) 103 1650
 Glass (Powder) 103 1650
 Glass Beads 100 1602
 Glass Microspheres 62 993
 Gold Powder 53 849
 Grain 36 577
 Granite, Crushed 97 1554
 Graphite 48 769
 Graphite (Flakes) 42 673
 Graphite (Granules) 68 1089
 Graphite (Powder) 35 561
 Graphite (Pulverized) 22 352
 Gravel 110 1762 30-44
 Grinding Compound 99 1586
 Ground Bone 50 801
 Gum Base 42 673
 Gum Granules 36 577
 Gum Resin 32 513
 Gypsum 54 865 30
 Gypsum (Calcined) 55 881
 Gypsum (Ground) 42 673
 Ice, Crushed 40 641 19
 Iron Chromite 114 1826
 Iron Fillings 180 2884
 Iron Ore 162 2595
 Iron Oxide 80 1282
 Iron Oxide (Black) 161 2579 30-44
 Iron Oxide (Red) 69 1105
 Iron Powder 175 2804
 Iron Sulphate 80 1282
 Kaolin 49 785
 Kaolin Clay 50 801
 Latex Powder 89 1426
 Lead Arsenate 90 1442
 Lead Carbonate 81 1298
 Lead Chloride Crystals 72 1153
 Lead Oxide 63 1009
 Lead Stabilizer 43 689
 Ligno Sulfinate 30 481
 Lignone 36 577
 Lignosol 24 384
 Lime 35 561
 Lime (Dolomitic) 42 673
 Lime (Granular) 80 1282
 Lime (Hydrated) 40 641 40
 Lime (Pebble) 45 721 30
 Lime (Pulverised Quick) 60 961 42
 Lime (Quick) 55 881
 Limestone 60 961
 Limestone (Ground) 59 945
 Limestone (Pulverised) 68 1089 30-44
 Limestone Dust 69 1105
 Limestone Filler 63 1009
 Limestone Flour 69 1105
 Linseed Meal 25 400 34
 Liquorice Powder 28 449
 Magnesia 78 1250
 Magnesite 27 433
 Magnesite Light 40 641
 Magnesium Carbonate 12 192
 Magnesium Chips 60 961
 Magnesium Chloride 12 192
 Magnesium Hydroxide 39 625
 Magnesium Oxide 65 1041
 Magnesium Silicate 58 929
 Magnesium Stearate 21 336
 Magnesium Sulphate 52 833 30-44
 Magnetite 165 2643
 Malted Barley Flour 40 641
 Malted Wheat Flour 41 657
 Manganese Dioxide 70 1121
 Manganese Ore 110 1762 39
 Mannitol 38 609
 Marble (Granular) 80 1282
 Marble (Ground) 93 1490
 Meat Meal 37 593
 Melamine 45 721
 Melamine Powder 32 513
 Metallic Flakes 35 561
 Metallic Powder 165 2643
 Metasol 38 609
 Mica (Flakes) 10 160
 Mica (Powder) 41 657
 Milk (Powdered Whole) 35 561
 Milk (Powdered) 13 208
 Milk (Whole) 32 513
 Millet 40 641
 Milo, Ground 34 545
 Molasses Feed 22 352
 Molding Sand 75 1202
 Molybdenum Disulfide 44 705
 Molybdenum Oxide 98 1570
 Molybdi Oxide 16 256
 Monosodium Phosphate 55 881
 Naphthalene Flakes 36 577
 Natrosol 28 449
 Nickel 60 961
 Nickel Oxide 28 449
 Nickel Powder 75 1202
 Nuts (Almond) 29 465
 Nuts (Cashews) 31 497
 Nuts (Peanuts) 33 529
 Nylon Fibres 10 160
 Nylon Flakes 32 513
 Nylon Pellets (1/8″) 35 561
 Nylon Powder 39 625
 Oat Flour 33 529
 Oat Middlings 38 609
 Oats 27 433 21
 Oats (Ground) 29 465
 Oats (Rolled) 22 352 30-44
 Oats Groats (Whole) 46.5 745
 Oats, Hulls 128
 Onions (Chopped) 14 224
 Onions (Minced) 128
 Onions (Powdered) 25 400
 Oxalic Acid 52 833
 Oxychloride 36 577
 Oyster Shell (Ground, – 0.5″) 53 849
 Peanut Brittle 36 577
 Peanut Meal 28 449
 Peanuts (Shelled) 43 689
 Peanuts (Unshelled) 21 336
 Peat Moss 10 160
 Peppermint Powder 34 545
 Peppers (Chopped) 21 336
 Peppers (Whole) 16 256
 Perlite 15 240
 Perlite filter Aid 128
 Perlite Ore 65 1041
 Petroleum Coke 55 881
 Petroleum Coke Dust 25 400
 Phenofil 30 481
 Phenol Formaldehyde 30 481
 Phenolic Powder 32 513
 Phosphate 80 1282
 Phosphate Rock Crushed 69 1105 25-29
 Phosphate Rock Dust 90 1442
 Phosphate Rock ground 70 1121 40
 Plaster Of Paris 49 785
 Plastic (Beads) 46 737
 Plastic (Cubes) 38 609
 Plastic (Flakes) 48 769
 Plastic (Pellets) 45 721
 Plastic Powder 42 673
 Plastic Resin 40 641
 Polyamide Resin 31 497
 Polycarbonate Resin 44 705
 Polyester Adhesive Powder 30 481
 Polyester Flakes 27 433
 Polyester Resin 34 545
 Polyethylene 43 689
 Polyethylene Beads 42 673
 Polyethylene Film 128
 Polyethylene Flakes 96
 Polyethylene Granular 30 481
 Polyethylene Pellets 35 561 23
 Polyethylene Powder 35 561
 Polyhedral Alcohol 37 593
 Polymer 20 320
 Polymer Reagent 39 625
 Polymer Resin 38 609
 Polypropylene 30 481
 Polypropylene Pellets 32 513
 Polypropylene Powder 33 529
 Polypropylene Flakes 22 352
 Polystyrene Beads 40 641
 Polystyrene Pellets 38 609
 Polystyrene Powder 33 529
 Polyurethane Pellets 45 721
 Polyvinyl Acetate 39 625
 Polyvinyl Alcohol 39 625
 Polyvinyl Chloride 41 657
 Polyvinyl Chloride Pellets 39 625
 Potassium Bromide (5%Moist) 114 1826
 Potassium Carbonate (Potash) 74 1185
 Potassium Chloride 60 961
 Potassium Iodate 129 2067
 Potassium Muriate 66 1057
 Potassium Sulphate 90 1442
 Potatoes (Flakes) 13 208
 Potatoes (Powdered) 48 769
 Potting Soil 16 256
 Poultry Meal 36 577
 Powdered Sugar 35 561
 Pumice Powder 39 625
 PVC Chips 54 865
 PVC Resin 32 513
 Raisins (Moist) 38 609
 Rapeseed 48.3 774
 Red Lead 165 2643
 Red Oxide Pigment 72 1153
 Rice 45 721 30-44
 Rice (Puffed) 96
 Rice Bran 26 417
 Rock Salt 68 1089
 Rubber (Granules) 28 449
 Rubber Composition Powder 34 545
 Rubber Compound 38 609
 Rubber Crumb 22 352
 Rubber Foam (Chopped) 48
 Rubber Powder 33 529
 Rye Bran 18 288
 Rye Feed 33 529
 Rye, Malted 32 513
 Rye, Middlings 42 673
 Rye, Shorts 33 529
 Rye, Whole 44 705
 Salt, Fine Table 86 1378
 Salt, Granulated 80 1282
 Sand 99 1586
 Sand (Dry) 110 1762
 Sand (Fine) 125 2002
 Sand (Foundry) 100 1602
 Sand (Moist) 130 2083
 Sand (Molding) 78 1250
 Sand Foundry, Coarse 96 1538
 Sand Foundry, Fine 104 1666
 Sawdust (Coarse) 25 400
 Sawdust (Fine) 18 288
 Sawdust (Moist) 28 449
 Seed (Grass) 40 641
 Shellac Resin 81 1298
 Silica Flour 80 1282
 Silica Gel 42 673 30-44
 Silica Sand 81 1298
 Silicon Carbide 45 721
 Silicon Dioxide 48
 Silver (Powder) 69 1105
 Slate (Crushed) 100 1602 28
 Soap Flakes 29 465
 Soap Powder 36 577
 Soapstone 47 753
 Soda Ash 54 865
 Soda Ash-Iron Chromite 77 1234
 Sodium Aluminate 61 977
 Sodium Benzoate 47 753
 Sodium Bicarbonate 50 801
 Sodium Bisulphate 90 1442
 Sodium Borate 77 1234
 Sodium Caseinate 21 336
 Sodium Chloride 80 1282
 Sodium Chloride 83 1330
 Sodium Hydrosulphate 70 1121
 Sodium Hydrosulphite 73 1169
 Sodium Hydroxide 60 961
 Sodium Metasilicafe 70 1121
 Sodium Naptholine Sulph. 27 433
 Sodium Nitrate 84 1346 24
 Sodium Perborate 53 849
 Sodium Pyrophosphate 63 1009
 Sodium Silicate 32 513
 Sodium Sulphate 85 1362
 Sodium Sulphite 102 1634 45
 Sodium Thiosulfate 55 881
 Sodium Tripolyphosphate 60 961
 Soybean Flakes 36 577
 Soybean Hulls 25 400
 Soybean Meal 40 641
 Starch (Corn) 43 689
 Stearic Acid (Flakes) 32 513
 Stearic Acid (Powder) 36 577
 Styrene Beads 45 721
 Sucrose 53 849
 Sucrose Octoacetate 33 529
 Sugar (Beet) 50 801
 Sugar (Dextrose) 39 625
 Sugar (Granulated) 44 705
 Sugar (Powdered) 35 561
 Sulphur 45 721
 Sulphur (Granular) 70 1121
 Sunflower Seed 38 609 20
 Talcum Powder 55 881
 Tantalum Powder 40 641
 Tea 27 433
 Tea (Flakes) 24 384
 Tea (Powdered) 27 433
 Teflon (Fibre) 30 481
 Teflon (Granules) 36 577
 Teflon (Powdered) 29 465
 Teflon Pellets 60 961
 Terepthalic Acid 30 481
 Thiamine 47 753
 Thionex 30 481
 Thorium Oxide 62 993
 Titanium Dioxide 48 769 30-44
 Tobacco (Cigarette) 12 192
 Tobacco (Powdered) 28 449
 Tricalcium Phosphate 35 561
 Trichicrocyanuric Acid 50 801
 Tripolyphosphate 80 1282
 Trisodium Phosphate 50 801
 Tumaric (Acid Fines) 51 817
 Tungsten Carbide 250 4005
 Uranium (Compound) 191 3060
 Uranium (Granules) 184 2948
 Uranium Oxide 108 1730
 Urea 42 673
 Urea Formaldehyde 36 577
 Urea Powder 39 625
 Urea Prills 45 721
 Vermiculite 62 993
 Vinyl Acetate 36 577
 Vinyl Chips (Irregular) 20 320
 Vinyl Compound 36 577
 Vinyl Powder 34 545
 Vinyl Resin 36 577
 Wax (Flake) 50 801
 Wax (Powder) 38 609
 Wheat (Hulls) 44 705
 Wheat (Shaved) 34 545
 Wheat Flour 30 481
 Wheat Gluten 43 689
 Wheat Middling 15 240
 Wheat, Cracked 35 561 30-44
 Wheat, Whole 49 785 28
 Whey 35 561
 White Lead 85 1362 30-44
 Wood Chips 30 481
 Wood Flour 20 320
 Wood Shavings 10 160
 Yeast 59 945
 Zinc Ammonium Chloride 66 1057
 Zinc Carbonate 35 561
 Zinc Oxide 55 881
 Zinc Powder 210 3364
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