There’s a Global Sand Crisis

The lengths that people will go to for sand! Enjoy this TED-talk about the importance of this valuable resource for world industry. Sand is quite literally the foundation of modern civilisation, and this important resource is running out.

The World is Built of Sand

Some might call sand coarse, rough and irritating, but there’s no denying that it is used in everything and everywhere in our modern lives. But this heavy reliance on sand means that we’re also reaching a limit on this seemingly infinite resource.

CDE Global

View this video footage for an appreciation of how high value silica is extracted and processed. This onsite vision gives insight into the various stages of mining silica.

Sunstate Sands

Come onsite into a silica mining operation and see how this valuable, and ever diminishing resource is mined.