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Perlite Information: A wealth of information about perlite organized by convenient categories.  Follow the links below to find the information that you need or use the search function found at left.

What is Perlite? - An overview of what perlite is.
Basic Facts About Perlite - Some useful facts about expanded perlite, its origin, physical and chemical properties, and its uses in construction, industry and horticulture.
-Raw Material-
Information about the raw material itself (prior to furnacing and expansion).
-Expanded Perlite Data-
Data about perlite after expansion.
-Perlite Markets-
Information about the uses and application for expanded perlite including, Industrial applications, Horticultural applications, Construction applications, and other.
-Perlite Industry-
Information about the perlite industry including its early history, and health and environmental information.




Information given herein is from sources considered reliable, but no guarantee of accuracy can be made or liability assumed.  Your supplier may be able to provide you with more precise data.  Certain compositions or processes involving perlite may be the subject of patents.
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