A particle size describes the diameter, in millimeters, of suspended sediment or bed material. Particle-size classifications are:
1) Clay 0.00024-0.004 millimeters (mm);
2) Silt 0.004-0.062 mm;
3) Sand 0.062-2.0 mm

Related Articles

Gravel at top500.de■■■■
Gravel is a term used to describe unconsolidated sediments composed of rock fragments. These rock fragments . . . Read More
Clay Soil ■■■■
A Clay Soil is Soil material containing more than 40 percent clay, less than 45 percent sand, and less . . . Read More
Alluvium ■■■■
Alluvium: An alluvium is deposits of clay, silt, sand, gravel, or other particulate material that has . . . Read More
Wafer at top500.de■■■
Wafer is described as a round disc of semiconductor material  most commonly silicon, although aallium . . . Read More
Permeability ■■■
A Permeability is the degree to which groundwater can move freely through an Aquifer measured by the . . . Read More
Drainage Basin ■■
A Drainage Basin is the area of land that drains water, sediment, and dissolved materials to a common . . . Read More
Bedrock ■■
A Bedrock is Unbroken solid rock, overlain in most places by soil or rock fragments. -- Other /More . . . Read More
Dredge at top500.de■■
Dredge pertains to machines used mainly to target shellfish, dredges employ a heavy mesh to suck everything . . . Read More
Dredger at top500.de■■
Dredger is described as a self-propelled vessel used to recover silt from the bed of a river, port, estuary . . . Read More
Compression molding plant at top500.de
we have a requirement for a secondhand compression molding plant for softdrinks closures in PP material. . . . Read More