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Glass Abrasive Powder, Recycled

Recycled glass powder is waste glass turned into usable products and contains less than 1% free silica.

Recycled glass blasting media has been successfully substituted for silica sand and other blasting media in shipyard trials, other construction projects, and equipment cleaning under MIL-A-22262B(SH), Amendment-2.
Typical Applications

Glass powders can be used as abrasives for blast cleaning & preparation of surfaces, fillers for injection molded plastic parts, added to the plastic resin in injection molding applications, and as a reinforcement for thermoplastics to reduce warpage, where they give high weld strength and impact strength, and improve dimensional stability without discoloration. They also provide corrosion resistance in the fields of paint and lining. Specialty glasses are available in many colors and can be used in landscaping, tabletops, aquarium chips, firepits, swimming pool accents, and floor tiles.

Packaging Options

Multi-ply bags (50 lb. net), drums, super sacks (3,000 lbs. net)


Glass Powder, Abrasives, Recycled, TSCA (SARA Title III) Status: Unknown. For further information, please call the E.P.A. Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP)
at 202-564-2902

Glass Powder, Abrasives, Recycled CAS Number: 65997-17-3 (Glass oxide)

Sustainable Qualities

Glass Abrasive Powder that has been Recycled is a sustainable and eco-friendly alternative to traditional abrasives. Glass is infinitely recyclable, making it an ideal material for closed-loop manufacturing processes. Using Recycled Glass Abrasive Powder, companies can reduce their Carbon footprint, conserve natural resources, and divert waste from landfills. The Recycled Glass Abrasive Powder also provides excellent surface finish and cleaning performance, making it a viable option for a variety of applications, including metal finishing, cleaning, and etching.

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  • Coarse #4: Mega Tall (8-12 Mesh (1.680 mm)
  • Extra Fine #1: Minus 80 Mesh (0.177 mm)
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