Stone of the Month: March 2010
Wasabi GreenCountry of origin Iran
Specific mass 2,750 to 2,770 kg/cu.m
Flexural strength 250 to 270 kg/sq.cm
Water absorption 0.10%
Compressive strength 1,100 to 1,200 kg/sq.cm
This Stone of the Month supplied by La Ponte Marmi, Grezzana, Verona, Italy. 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 high-resolution digital image, along with the relevant technical data, to michael@stoneworld.