CEDEC Footpath Gravel - Silver
A silvery-grey granite with a fantastic neutral shade, CEDEC Silver allows for a more contemporary aesthetic, and is often a popular choice for city and urban paths.
Specially developed by CED to use on footpaths where a natural
appearance is desired, but expected pedestrian footfall or traffic will
be too heavy for grass. CEDEC® Footpath Gravels form a firm but porous
structure that retains moisture while allowing any excess to flow
CEDEC®'s combination of different graded aggregates
create a firm, packed surface with approx. 25% compaction, which is
still porous and retains moisture due to its reduced clay content. Made
from granite or quartzite, CEDEC® is tree-friendly and does not affect
the soil's pH balance.
After compaction‚ coverage of CEDEC® footpath gravel‚ is
approximately 10m² per tonne at 50mm thick‚ compaction being about 25%.
So to compact to 50mm an initial non-compacted layer of 65mm is