When used in landscaping, silica sand provides a stable layer of sand, helping to keep the surface looking as natural as possible. Silica sand has been specifically designed and blended to promote superior athletic achievement in synthetic flooring. Silica sand possesses many benefits such as helping to reduce on-field heat, Being rounded to “move” when in contact with the athlete, reducing abrasions and injuries, Resisting compaction and fracturing, Being crush resistant, Resists moisture absorption, Is clean and a truly natural, etc.
Silica sand, also known as industrial sand, has a wide range of applications and is well known for its use in sports field applications and landscaping. Because of its natural controlled particle size (quartz broken down by water and wind over time), silica sand provides a stabilizing base with excellent compaction and drainage properties.