While farmers have used gypsum (calcium sulphate dehydrate) for centuries, it has received renewed attention in recent years.
This resurgence is due to ongoing research and practical insights from leading experts that highlight the many benefits of gypsum.
More than 200 attendees heard from industry representatives, scientists, consultants and grower on the use of gypsum to improve soil structure, reduce nutrient run-off and more.
|Chemical Name||Calcium sulphate dihydrate|
|Minimum gypsum purity (%)||85%|
|Water of crystallization (%)||20%|
|Moisture Content (%)||0% at manufacture|
|Solubility of gypsum in water g / litre||2.1|
|Chemical Composition||CaSO4. 2H2O|