APPARENT SPECIFIC DENSITY2700 Kgr/m3 (ASTMC-97)
WATER ABSORPTION0.11 % wt (ASTM C-97)
COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH32.3 MPa (ASTM C-170)
FLEXURAL STRENGTH14.4 MPa (ASTM C-99)
ABRASION RESISTANCE6.15 mm (DIN 52108 - 20 CYCLES)
CALCITE: 99 %
DOLOMITE: 1 %
Carrara White originally comes from Carrara, Italy. The characteristic feature of this Italian marble is the light grey spots and/or veining on a white or semi-white background.
This stone is popular for sculpturing and covering exterior and interior surfaces, mostly the latter, as specified by architectural firms and clients all around the world.
It gets a nice high polishing level offering to the areas a luxury finish.