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BIANCO CARRARA

Italian marble from Central Appennine Mountain and Apuane Alps.

ASPETTO MATERICO:
Typical saccharoidal structure due to the recrystallization that followed the metamorphism. The color is usually white but it can have different tones of grey.

Resistance to compression:
From 1200 to 1500 kg/cm2.
Flexion resistance:
200 Kg/cm2.
Simple compression breaking load:
1200 Kg/cm2.
Weight per unit volume:
From 2500 to 2700 Kg/m3.
Resistance to freezing:
Good.
Water absorption coefficient:
0,1 %
Main use:
Interior and exterior.
Shininess:
Excellent.
Carving:
Excellent.