What is Bentonite?
Bentonite is an absorbent swelling clay consisting mostly of montmorillonite which can either be Na-montmorillonite or Ca-montmorillonite.
Bentonite Suppliers In South Africa
Swell Well Minechem Pvt. Ltd. is the most renowned Bentonite supplier in South Africa.
ECCA Holding (Pty) Ltd t/a Cape Bentonite Mine
Address: Princess Farm, R322 (off Barrydale Road), Heidelberg, Western Cape, 6665, South Africa
Hours: Open ⋅ and close at 7 pm
Phone: +27 28 722 2011
Where is bentonite clay found in South Africa?
The Cape Bentonite Mine deposits occur in the cretaceous beds in the Southern Cape, South of the Langeberge in the district of Heidelberg, South Africa.
How much does 1 ton of bentonite cost?
In 2022, the average bentonite price stood at approximately R97 per ton.
What is bentonite used for in South Africa?
Bentonite may be used as An additive to soil where the existing soils are inadequate to protect against water seepage – Mixed Blanket Application.
A sediment sealant when it is applied as a waterborne material for deposition on the wetted perimeter.