CONSTITUENTS

 

Major ingredients/raw materials in glass making consist of:

· Silica Sand

· Limestone

· Soda Ash

· Calcined Alumina

· Feldspar

· Selenium

· Iron Chromite

· Gypsum

· Coke

Major raw materials like Silica Sand, Limestone and Feldspar are available in Saudi Arabia plentiful.  Dense Soda Ash is imported from Europe and USA.  Minor ingredients (mixtures) like Selenium, Iron Chromite, Gypsum, and Coke are imported from South Africa and Europe.