Turkish Marmara

Information

Commercial name

MARMARA marble

Origin

Turkey

Mineralogical composition

Calcite 98-99 %, dolomite 1-2 %

Apparent density

2.720 – 2.730 kg/mᶟ (EN 1936)

Open porosity

0.2 – 0.3 % vol. (ΕΝ 1936)

Water absorption

0.11 – 0.15 % wt. (ΕΝ 13755)

Flexural strength

11 – 15 MPa (EN 12372)