Densities of Common Materials

Densities of common products in both Imperial and SI-units

Note! - be aware that for many of the products listed below there is a difference between "bulk density" and actual "solid or material density". This may not be clear in the description of the products. Always double check the values with other sources before important calculations. 

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MaterialDensity
(lb/ft3)
fromto
ABS resin, pellet 45 -
Acetic acid, liquid 66 -
Acetone 49 -
Acrylic resin 33 -
Adipic acid, powder 45 -
Air - atmospheric pressure 0.0749
Alcohol, methyl 49 -
Alfalfa, ground 16 -
Almonds, shelled 30 35
Alum powder 50 -
Alumina 60 -
Aluminum hydrate 18 -
Aluminum oxide 60 100
Aluminum silicate 35 45
Aluminum, powder 45 80
Aluminum, shavings 7 15
Ammonium nitrate, prill 45 60
Ammonium sulphate 40 58
Apple seed 32 -
Asbestos fibers 20 25
Ash, coal, damp 45 50
Ash, coal, dry 35 45
Asphalt, liquid 65 -
Aviation fuel (jp-4) 49 -
Bakalite, powder 30 40
Baking powder 40 45
Baking soda 70 80
Ball clay 25 -
Bagasse - exiting the final mill 7.5 -
Bagasse - stacked to 2 metre height (moisture = 44%) 11 -
Bark, wood refuse 10 20
Barley, flour 25 30
Barley, ground 25 30
Barley, kernal 35 40
Barley, malted 31 -
Bauxite, crushed 75 85
Beans, caster 36 -
Beans, coffee 22 40
Beans, lima 45 -
Beans, navy 48 -
Beans, soy 45 47
Bentonite, lump 25 40
Bentonite, powder 50 60
Bicarbonate of soda 41 -
Blood, dry 35 45
Bone meal 55 60
Borate of lime 50 70
Borax 50 70
Boric acid powder 55 -
Bran, oat 25 -
Bran, wheat 15 20
Brewers grain 27 -
Brewers grits 33 -
Bronze chips 30 50
Buckwheat 34 42
Buckwheat flour 40 -
Butter 54 -
Buttermilk powder 25 30
Cake mix 30 40
Calcium carbide 75 -
Calcium carbonate 75 -
Calcium oxide 27 -
Cane - whole stick, tangled and tamped down as in a cane transport vehicle 12.5 -
Cane - whole stick, neatly bundled 25 -
Cane - billetted 22 -
Cane - whole stick tangled, but loosely tipped into cane carrier 10 -
Cane - knifed 18 -
Cane - shredded 20 -
Carbide powder 100 -
Carbon black powder 4 25
Carbon black, pellet 20 45
Carbon tetrachloride - -
Carbon, granulated, activated 50 60
Carbon, graphite 40 -
Casein powder 35 40
Cashew nuts 32 37
Caster beans 36 -
Cat food 20 25
Cellophane, flocking 5 -
Cellulose acetate 10 -
Cellulose, flocking 1.5 3
Cement powder, portland 85 95
Cement, clinker 75 90
Cereal flake 12 -
Chalk, fine 70 75
Chalk, lump 85 90
Charcoal 15 30
Chromium ore 135 -
Cinders, coal 40 50
Citric acid 55 -
Clay, attapulgus 55 -
Clay, ball 25 -
Clay, bentonite 51 -
Clay, calcined 80 -
Clay, dicalite 20 50
Clay, kaoline 20 60
Clay, sno-brite 15 50
Clay, whitex 15 50
Clinker, cement 80 -
Clinker, coal 80 90
Coal, ground 40 -
Coal, lump 45 55
Coconut, shredded 20 22
Coffee bean, green 32 45
Coffee bean, roasted 22 30
Coffee, ground 20 -
Coke, calcined, petrol 35 45
Copper ore 135 -
Concrete 140 150
Copper oxide 190 -
Cork, ground 5 15
Corn bran 13 -
Corn cob, ground 35 -
Corn, cracked 35 40
Corn, flaked 6 -
Corn, gern 21 -
Corn, gluten 26 33
Corn, grits 40 45
Corn, ground 30 35
Corn, meal 32 40
Corn, starch 25 35
Corn, sugar, liquid 88 -
Corn, sugar, powder 31 -
Corn, whole kernel 45 -
Cotton blossoms 15 25
Cottonseed 22 40
Cottonseed hulls 12 -
Cottonseed meats 40 -
Cottonseed oil 58 -
Cottonseed, meal 35 40
Cream powder 38 -
Cullett, glass 120 -
Dextrin 50 55
Dextrose 31 -
Diatomacaous earth 11 14
Dicalcium phosphate 43 -
Diesel fuel 52 -
Dirt, dry 65 80
Distillars grain 30 -
Dog food, IAMS minichunk 26 -
Dolomite, lump 88 99
Dolomite, powdered 45 -
Down, goose 1 -
Ebonite, crushed 65 70
Emery, crushed 95 -
Epsom salt 40 50
Ethanol 56 -
Ethyl ether 44 -
Ethylene glycol 70 -
Expancel microsphere 0.8 -
Farina 44 -
Feathers, goose 1 -
Feed pellets, animal 32 38
Feldspar, ground 65 70
Ferrous sulphate 50 75
Fertilizer, phosphate 60 -
Fish meal 25 40
Flax seed 40 45
Flour, barley 25 30
Flour, corn 30 34
Flour, patent 20 -
Flour, wheat 30 35
Flourospar 90 -
Fluff, poly-fim floc 1.5 2
Fly ash 35 45
Froot loops, kellogs 8 -
Fullers earth 35 45
Gasoline 45 -
Gelatine, granulated 32 -
Gilsonite 37 -
Glass bead 120 -
Glass cullett crushed 120 -
Gluten, wheat 30 35
Glycerine 78 -
Golf tees 15 -
Graphite, ground 25 30
Grass seed 10 35
Gravel 75 85
Grits, corn 40 45
Grits, rice 42 45
Gun powder 50 -
Gypsum, lump 90 100
Gypsum, powder 60 80
Hay 5 24
HDPE, polethylene 35 40
Hominey 37 50
Hops 35 -
Hops, spent dry 35 -
Hydrochloric acid 75 -
Ice, crushed 55 -
Illmenite, ground 120 -
Iron chips 165 -
Iron ore 150 -
Iron oxide 180 -
Jet fuel, jp4 51 -
Kafir 40 45
Kalsomine, powder 32 -
Kaoline, crushed 20 22
Kerosene 51 -
Lactose 32 -
LDPE, polyethylene 35 -
Lead oxide 30 150
Liginite 40 55
Lima beans dry 45 -
Lime, hydreated 25 30
Lime, pebble 55 65
Lime, quicklime 25 30
Lime, slaked 32 -
Limestone, crushed 85 95
Limestone, dust 68 -
Linseed oil 58 -
Linseed, kernel 25 -
Maize, kernel 45 -
Malt sugar 30 35
Malt, dry, whole 30 35
Malt, ground, dry 20 -
Malt, spent, damp 55 65
Malt, spent, dry 10 -
Maltodextrin powder 35 -
Maple syrup 85 -
Marble, crushed 85 95
Menthol 49 -
Metal dust 50 120
Methanol 49 -
Methyl alcohol 49 -
Mica 13 30
Milk powder 15 20
Milk sugar 32 -
Miller, ground 35 -
Millet seed 48 -
Mineral oil 57 -
Mineral spirits 49 -
Molybdenum, floc 10 12
Monosodium phosphate 50 -
Muriate of potash 77 -
Mustard seed 45 -
Naphthalene 56 -
Napthalene flakes 45 -
Navy beans, dry 48 -
Nitrate of soda 68 -
Nitric acid 94 -
Nitrocellulose 25 -
Nylon 35 45
Oat flour 30 35
Oat hulls 8 12
Oat meal 35 40
Oat middlings 35 45
Oats 25 35
Oats, bran 25 -
Oats, ground 25 30
Oats, rolled 24 -
Octane 45 -
Oil, linseed 58 -
Oil, olive 57 -
Oil, petroleum, crude 53 -
Oil, sperm whale 57 -
Oil, transformer 55 -
Oil, turpentine 54 -
Oxalic acid, crystals 60 -
Oyster shells, ground 53 -
Paper, shreaded 5 12
Paraffin wax 45 -
PC, polycarbonate 34 36
Peanut shell refuse 4 -
Peanuts, shelled 35 45
Peanuts, unshelled 15 24
Peas, dry 45 50
Peat 25 50
Perlite, expanded 3 -
Petroleum oil 51 -
Phosphate rock, crushed 60 80
Phosphate sand 90 100
Plaster of Paris 50 55
Plastic pellet 34 48
Ployethylene, pellet 34 36
Ployvinyl chloride, powder 30 -
Polyethylene pellet 35 37
Polypropylene powder 25 -
Polypropylene, pellet 34 36
Polystyrene, expanded beads 1.5 -
Polystyrene, pellet 40 -
Polyvinyl chloride, pellet 48 52
Popcorn, popped 2-3 -
Popcorn, shelled 45 50
Potash 50 60
Potasium chloride 2 3
Potassium carbonate 45 50
Potassium chloride 75 -
Potassium nitrate 76 -
Potassium sulphate 42 48
Potato flake 12 -
Potato starch 40 -
Pumice 40 45
PVC polyvinyl chloride 48 52
Quartz, sand 80 100
Rape seed 45 50
Rice 45 50
Rice bran 20 -
Rice flour 30 -
Rice grits 42 45
Rubber, ground 25 50
Rye 44 -
Rye, flour 30 -
Salt, coarse crushed 45 55
Salt, granulated 70 80
Saltpeter 75 -
Sand, damp 100 -
Sand, dry 80 100
Sand, loose 90 -
Sand with gravel, dry 108 -
Sand with gravel, wet 125 -
Sand, rammed 105 -
Sand, silica 95 -
Sand, water filled 120 -
Sand, wet 120 -
Sand, wet, packed 130 -
Sandstone, crushed 80 95
Sawdust 4 12
Sea water 64 -
Semolina 35 40
Sesame seed 27 37
Shellac powder 30 35
Silica flour 35 40
Silica gel 30 45
Silica sand 95 -
Slag, furnace 60 -
Slakes lime 32 -
Slate, crushed 80 90
Soap powder 20 25
Soda ash 30 45
Sodium bicarbonate 41 -
Sodium chloride 70 -
Sodium hydroxide, flake 47 -
Sodium nitrate 68 80
Sodium sulphate 80 -
Sorghum seed 42 50
Soybean flour 27 35
Soybean hulls 6 -
Soybean meal 36 50
Soybean, flakes 18 25
Soybean, whole 47 -
Soybeean, cracked 35 -
Spelt flour 25 30
Starch powder 25 35
Steel, chips 150 -
Sucrose - crystal 99 -
Sucrose - amorphous 94 -
Sugar, brown 45 -
Sugar, dextrose, powder 50 -
Sugar, granulated 53 -
Sugar, milk 32 -
Sugar, powdered 50 60
Sugar, raw 55 65
Sulfuric acid 112 -
Sulphur, crushed 55 70
Sunflower seed 36 -
Talcum powder 4 62
Tar 72 -
Tea leaves 12 -
Terephalic acid powder 45 -
Timothy seed 36 -
Tin oxide 100 -
Titanium dioxide 40 50
Tobacco, flake 2 5
Toulene 54 -
Transmission oil 54 -
Trisodium phosphate 50 60
Urea, prill 34 42
Vermiculite ore 80 -
Vermiculite, expanded 17 -
Walnut meats 25 -
Walnut shells, ground 40 45
Water 62 -
Wax 15 20
Wheat bran 12 -
Wheat gluten 30 35
Wheat, craked 35 45
Wheat, flaked 7 10
Wheat, flour 30 35
Wheat, ground 40 -
Wheat, whole kernel 45 55
Whey powder 35 46
Wood chips 20 30
Wood flour 15 25
Wood shavings 3 10
Xanthum gum 48 -
Zinc ore 125 -
Zinc oxide 10 30
Zinc, calcined, crushed 70 90

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