Country of origin:  PortugalStone of the month
Absorption: 5.0%
Apparent Density: 2,300 kg/cu.m
Compression breaking load:2 MPa (mean value)
Flexural strength:10.6 MPa (mean value)

This Stone of the Month supplied by Dimpomar-Rochas Portuguesas Lda., Vila Vicosa, Portugal. 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.

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