Properties and Benefits: The planar nature of the slate chippings gives it a lovely soft feel for pathways and drives and can bring out the best in any cottage setting. Slate is also one of the best aggregates for use in areas where animals and/or small children are present due to this planar nature and more rounded edges. An extremely popular and versatile chipping. Ideal for drive ways, footpaths, pots, rockery and planted areas. Approximate coverage of 20m2 per tonne at 25mm (1 inch) thick. This product has been photographed in a wet condition. All aggregates images have been taken from the same height for comparison purposes.