Country of origin: BrazilFeratto

Dry apparent specific mass: 2,670 kg/cu.m

Water absorption: 0.47%

Porosity: 1.24%

Compression resistance: 70.3 MPa

Flexural resistance: 11.8 MPa


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EDITOR’S NOTE: The specifications for this material were originally published in the April 2013 edition of Stone WorldHowever, due to a production error, the wrong material was displayed. The correct image is shown here.