What Products Contain Silicon Dioxide?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 26, 2020 12:28:40 PM ET

Silicon dioxide is found in powdered foods, juices, alcoholic beverages, medications in tablet form and glass products. Other products include ceramics, microchips, plastics and cement. Silicon dioxide is one of the most abundant chemical compounds on Earth; in its natural forms, quartz and sand, it comprises more than 10 percent of Earth's crust.