Black Beauty

BLACK BEAUTY

Harsco's BLACK BEAUTY® blasting abrasive has been number one in the industry for nearly 80 years. The high-quality, chemically-inert, low-free silica and low-dusting BLACK BEAUTY® abrasives are utilized in a wide range of applications. This includes the removal of surface coatings such as rust, paint, and scale, from a variety of substrates, especially structural steel and concrete. Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but there is only one original BLACtural steel and concrete. Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but there is only one original BLACK BEAUTY® abrasive.Fine grade BLACK BEAUTY®: Utilized for new construction, light paint and rust removal and special maintenance applications requiring reduced profiles.Fine Grit 20/40 Blast MediaUse Fine for new construction, light paint and rust removal, and for special maintenance applications requiring reduced profiles. Bridge maintenance, light mill scale, paint and rust, new structural steel.*Minimum suggested nozzle size of 3/16 in. and under standard blasting conditions will achieve a 2.0-3.8 Mil profile*Quantity: 3,060 lbs. palletFeatures and BenefitsLow free silica less than 0.1% compared to sand at up to 99% free silicaFast cuttingUniform densityAngular particle shapeChemically inertConsistent gradationLow dusting passes California Title 17 (CARB) (at select plants)Moisture-free media will not rust, pack, or attract dampnessGives a high degree of etch for better bondingMeets industry abrasive specifications and environmental standardsA 100% recycled, "green" productProduct Data (Typical)Free Silica: less than 0.1%Particle Shape: angular, sharpHardness: 6 to 7 on the Moh's scaleBulk Density: 75-100 lbs per cubic ftSpecific Gravity: 2.73Moisture Content: less than 0.5%Chemical AnalysisSilicon Dioxide 48.78%Aluminum Oxide 20.97%Ferric Oxide 19.08%Calcium Oxide 6.02%Potassium Oxide 1.67%Titanium Dioxide 0.94%Magnesium Oxide 0.90%Sodium Oxide 0.62%ResourcesMSDS SheetSpecification Sheet Brochure read more