Expanded Clay Aggregate (ECA ®) also known as Lightweight Expanded Clay Aggregate LECA is the right product for creating lightened draining layers for landscaping. The applications are Lawns, flower beds, planters, flower pots, plants, urban trees, top dressing, mulch patios, vertical gardens, hanging gardens, lightweight terrace gardens and all permaculture applications.
The porous, cellular nature of Expanded Clay Aggregate (ECA ®) helps manage air, water and solid particulate matter. It reduces compaction, increases the soil porosity and maintains the soil temperature. The gaps between the pellets provide good aeration for root systems. Expanded Clay Aggregate (ECA ®) limits excessive water retention and enhances drainage, which is an essential factor for the proper growth of roots and plants.
Expanded Clay Aggregate (ECA ®) does not release any salinity and does not change the Ph factor of the mixture. Expanded Clay Aggregate (ECA ®) does not change or decompose in time or due to humidity, it is even spread as top dressing on the pots/vases for aesthetics and dust prevention. ECA ® is an extremely light weight, strong and thermally insulating material. ECA ® is a better replacement for coco peat and conventional soil.
100 % Inert
Light in Weight
Reduction of 40-50% Load
Micro Porous Structure
Aids Better Aeration
Non-Toxic & Eco- Friendly
100% Eco-Friendly and Sustainable
Good Water Absorption
18 to 23 % of size
Good Water Drainage
Excellent Drainage Property
Excellent Thermal Insulation
Thermal Conductivity 0.097 to 0.10 W/mK
Prevents Dengue and Malaria
Low-Coefficient of Thermal Expansion
Excellent Filtration Media
Unique structure suited to filter water
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