Stone of the Month

Bethel White granite

Country of origin U.S.

Absorption 0.256%

Compressive strength 34,027 psi

Modulus of rupture 1,937 psi

Flexural strength 1,687 psi

This Stone of the Month supplied by Rock of Ages Corp., Barre, VT. Technical details provide a frame of reference only. Because stone is a product of nature, testing to determine specific physical qualities should be repeated for each project. To submit your own Stone of the Month, send a transparency or an 8- x 10-inch or larger print of any stone material along with ASTM results to Stone of the Month, Stone World, 210 Route 4 East, Suite 311, Paramus, NJ 07652.