Bottom Ash

PriceLite®

PriceLite® is Charah’s top of the line lightweight aggregate used primarily in the production of lightweight concrete blocks and precast concrete products.

At an average unit weight of only 43-pounds/cubic foot, customers can reap the benefits of purchasing more volume for their tonnage buck.
Charah understands the needs of concrete products producers and we take great pride in the quality and consistency of our PriceLite® product. Our quality control is second to none with routine testing of gradations and unit weights continuously throughout each shift at each processing location.

PriceLite® is ASTM C330 & C331 certified, meeting or exceeding ASTM standards for clay lumps and friable particles, organic impurities, unit weight, stain test and loss on ignition (see chart below). PriceLite is a recycled material and does qualify for LEED’s.

Sieve Size Percent Passing ASTM C 331 Spec.
3/8″ 100 100
No. 4 92 85-100
No. 8 71
No. 16 42 40-80
No. 30 23
No. 50 9 10-35
No. 100 1 5-25
No. 200 .07
No. 200 Decant % .03

EcoAggregate®

Charah’s EcoAggregate® is part of Charah’s line of environmentally friendly EcoProducts. EcoAggregate® is a recycled, non-hazardaous, bottom ash aggregate that is typically a +3/8″ clean product. EcoAggregate® can replace traditional raw materials such as sand and limestone in construction applications, thus conserving natural resources.
EcoAggregate® can qualify for LEED points and is typically used for:

  • Commercial building pads
  • Asphalt
  • Road Base
  • Chip & Seal

EcoSand®

Charah’s EcoSand® is a recycled, non-hazardous, bottom ash aggregate that is typically -3/8″ having similar gradation to concrete sand. EcoSand® can replace traditional raw materials such as sand and limestone thus conserving natural resources.
EcoSand® can qualify for LEED points and is typically used for:

  • Fill sand
  • Pipe bedding
  • Drainage medium
  • Traction control material
  • Road base material
  • Chip and seal aggregate
  • Commercial building pads
  • Flowable fill applications
  • Concrete Mix
  • Asphalt

EcoFill®

Charah’s EcoFill® is an all-weather fill easily worked in wet conditions that achieves greater than 95% Standard Proctor compaction. EcoFill® is recycled, non-hazardous CCPs consisting of fly ash and bottom ash that can replace traditional raw materials such as dirt, gravel and sand in fill applications.

EcoFill® can qualify for LEED points and is an excellent product for:

  • Backfill
  • GreenFill® Applications
  • Flowable fill applications