Sand Blasting Media

Midvale carries a full line of high quality sand blasting media to accommodate any blast process or surface finish. Whether your job is removing tough coatings from delicate substrates or cleaning metal castings in a foundry, we have the media for the job.

Most of our abrasive products are mined and manufactured in North America.

Angular Media

Angular sand blasting media can remove metal and is used for aggressive profiling and stripping applications.

Round Media

Round sand blasting media causes minimal metal removal and is used for cleaning and peening applications.

Light Media

Light sand blasting media is safe for sensitive substrates such as composites and is used for cleaning and stripping applications.

Angular Sand Blasting Media

aluminum oxide sand blasting media

Aluminum Oxide

Aluminum Oxide is a sharp, fast cutting, recyclable blasting media.

Alumina Zirconia

Alumina Zirconia is a highly durable and reusable blasting media.

Coal Slag

Coal Slag is a sharp, non-metallic chemically inert blasting media.

Crushed Glass

Crushed Glass is an aggressive, low cost, fast cleaning blasting media.


Garnet is a hard, non-ferrous, fast cutting and recyclable blasting media.

Green Diamond

Green Diamond is a low cost, silica free, fast cutting blasting media.

Silicon Carbide

Silicon Carbide is a hard, fast cutting and reusable blasting media.

Spartan Blast

Spartan Blast is very hard, has a low dust count and is a reusable blasting media.

Stainless Steel Cut Wire

Stainless Steel Cut Wire is a long lasting blasting media that causes less machine wear.



Starblast is a general-purpose blasting media that can tackle many applications.

Steel Grit

Steel grit is a low dust, long lasting and waste reducing blasting media.

Round Sand Blasting Media

Aluminum Shot

Aluminum Shot is a low dust blasting media that can provide a bright finish.

Ceramic Beads

Ceramic Beads are a highly reusable blasting media that can remove multiple layers.

Glass Beads

Glass Bead blasting media can achieve a bright finish and comes in military specifications.

Steel Shot

Steel Shot is a hard blasting media that is highly reusable and recyclable.

Zinc Shot

Zinc Shot is one of the longest lasting blasting medias and casuses very little wear.

Light Sand Blasting Media


Envirostrip wheat starch is a bio-based abrasive safe to use on sensitive substrates.

Envirostrip XL

Envirostrip XL corn starch is a bio-based abrasive safe to use on sensitive substrates.

GPX (Mil Spec)

GPX corn starch is a military spec blasting abrasive. It is safe for sensitive substrates.

Plastic Media

Plastic Media is available in military spec, and is a highly reusable blasting media.

Armex Baking Soda

Armex Baking Soda removes tough coatings without disturbing the base layer.

Corn Cob

Corn Cob blasting media is a bio-based and biodegradable blasting media.

Walnut Shell

Walnut Shells are bio-based and biodegradable blasting media.

Need help deciding which sandblasting media to use? View this Blast Media chart to find the most effective media for your application!

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