Platinus quartzite- Brazil

Apparent Porosity: 0.308%
Absorption:  0.116%
Specific Mass Apparent Dry: 2,669 kg/m3
Specific Mass Apparent Saturated: 2,672 kg/m3

This Stone of the Month is supplied by Magban of Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Espírito Santo, Brazil. 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