Approximate material weights

MATERIAL
KG/M3
FILL FACTOR %
MATERIAL
KG/M3
FILL FACTOR %
Apples
525
85
Manure (farmyard)
922
85
Ashes
604
85
Nitrate fertilizer
1250
85
Barley
600
85
Oats
415
85
Beet pulp (nuts)
604
100
Onions
556
85
Beet pulp (pressed)
906
110
Peat (dry)
400
100
Brewer's grain
1110
85
Petroleum coke
680
85
Brick aggregate
1828
100
Potatoes
699
85
Carrots
636
100
Refuse (town)
318
100
Cement (natural)
874
100
Rubble
1047
100
Cement (Portland)
1440
100
Sand (dry)
1550
100
Chalk
795
100
Sand (wet)
1890
110
Clay (fire)
2080
100
Sawdust
238
110
Clay (wet)
1680
110
Silage (ensile)
747
110
Coal (anthracite)
1046
100
Silage (green)
349
110
Coal (bitumous)
765
100
Slurry
1780
85
Coke (loose)
570
85
Snow (fresh)
200
110
Earth (dry)
1150
100
Snow (wet)
400
110
Fertilizer (mixed)
1030
85
Sodium chloride (dry salt)
1300
86
Flour
445
85
Straw (high density bale)
254
110
Gravel (dry)
1650
85
Sugar beet
530
110
Hay (normal density bale)
190
110
Turnips
540
100
Lime (quick)
881
100
Wheat
730
85
Limestone (crushed)
1530
100
     
           
CONVERSION TABLES
Kilogramme = 2.2 pounds. Metric tonne = 0.984
25.4mm = 1”. Metre = 1.094 yards
4.546 litres = 1 gallon. Cubic metre = 35.2 cu ft
THESE FIGURES ARE INTENDED AS A GUIDE ONLY AND MAY VARY.