# How do you convert soil m3 to tonnes?

April 30, 2020 Off By idswater

## How do you convert soil m3 to tonnes?

1 m³ of topsoil weights: Minimum = 1.2 tonnes (for decompacted topsoil) Average = 1.6 tonnes.

## How many kg is a cubic meter of soil?

950 kg
Converting From Volume to Weight If you’re working textbook problems, you will get this information. In the real world, you might have to do a little detective work. Perhaps your curious friend calls the topsoil company and finds out that one cubic meter of topsoil usually weighs about 950 kg.

## What is 1m3 in tonnes?

Cubic Meter to Ton Register Conversion Table

Cubic Meter [m^3] Ton Register [ton Reg]
1 m^3 0.3531466672 ton reg
2 m^3 0.7062933344 ton reg
3 m^3 1.0594400016 ton reg
5 m^3 1.7657333361 ton reg

## How many tonnes is 1m3 of soil?

1.3- 1.7 tonnes
One cubic metre of moderately damp soil (as freshly dug) soil weighs 1.3- 1.7 tonnes when dug, depending on how tightly packed it is. It should be noted that blended topsoil may be less dense and therefore closer to 900 litres or even 1 cubic metre to the tonne.

## What area covers 1m3?

A cubic metre bag of any product laid at 75mm depth will cover an area of approx 13 square metres.

## How much does 1m3 Type 1 weigh?

1.5 tons
Type 1 crushed concrete is 1.5 tons to the cubic metre which compared to limestone type 1 which is 2.2 tons to the cubic metre can be supplied for half the price.

## How much does one cubic metre of soil weigh?

We base our calculations on 1 cubic metre = 1.8 metric tonnes. Therefore we multiply the volume x 1.8 to give us the tonnage of topsoil required. Then, how many cubic meters is a tonne of soil? One cubic metre of moderately damp soil (as freshly dug) soil weighs 1.3- 1.7 tonnes when dug, depending on how tightly packed it is.

## How many tonnes of dry sand per cubic metre?

Weight Conversion Tables. How may tonnes in a cubic metre – This one of the many questions we are asked. Dry sand fine 1.28 tonnes per cubic metre. Dry sand coarse 1.6 tonnes per cubic metre.

## How much does a cubic metre of gravel weigh?

Gravel MOT Type 1 scalpings 1.92 tonnes per cubic metre Shingle 1.62 tonnes per cubic metre Cement 50 & 25 kg bags Stiff clay 1.6 tonnes per cubic metre

## How much does a cubic metre of sandstone weigh?

Sandstone 2.32 tonnes per cubic metre. Gabion Stone (65-150mm) 1.5 tonnes per cubic metre. Gabion Stone ( 150-250mm) 1.2 per cubic meter. Lias 2.48 tonnes per cubic metre. Granite 2.72 tonnes per cubic metre.