Solica Resources: Current and Potential Uses in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
This research is aimed at fi nding the facts and figures on the silica resources (silica sand, quartz and quartzite) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Another important task of this study is to describe the current uses and potential applications of silica found in Saudi Arabia. The ultimate objective of this research is to check the underutilization of highgrade silica resources explored in Saudi Arabia and to derive the maximum benefit from these valuable resources.
Alturki, A., 2009, Silica Resources: Current and potential uses in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Saudi Geological Survey Special Publication SGS-SP-2009-1, 49 p.