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Bentop

Description 

BENTOP is a southern type calcium based bentonite of highest purity having 96% clay contents and only 4% sand contents. It is finely powdered to 200 mesh BSS.

 

It gives high green strength to mould and low dry and baked strength compared to Bentobest, a sodium bentonite.

 

Chemical Composition

SiO2

50 – 60 %

Al2O3

15 – 20 %

Fe2O3

2 – 4 %

MgO

4 – 6 %

CaO

3-6 %

K2O

0.2 – 0.5 %

TiO2

0.2 – 0.5 %

Others

0.5 – 1 %

Moisture

5 – 10 %

Loss on Ignition

10 – 15 %


MATERIAL SAFETY DATA 

Hazard Identification

  • Non-hazardous to living organism and environment.

  • Does not irritate human skin.

  • Non-toxic.

  • May cause slippage if wet

  • Not for human use.

Handling 

BENTOP does not have a restricted classification for transportation by regulatory agencies. It is a non-combustible product.


Spilled material may cause slipping if wet. It can be washed with a stream of water.


First Aid 

On Skin contact: Wash with plenty of water and soap


On contact with eyes: immediately wash affected eyes under running water and consult an eye specialist.

 
Storage 

BENTOP should be stored in a clean and dry environment.


Packing 

50 Kg. Polypropylene bags