Kota Blue limestone: All you need to know about
Quarried from the state of Rajasthan, Kota Blue limestone is a light blue limestone product with subtle shades of yellow and green. Its classy looks, hardness and ability to cope high temperatures make this limestone perfect for both interior and exterior designing. Other characteristics like non-porosity, non-slippery and stain removability can be attributed to its extensive demand even in the international market.
Weather it is about flooring, wall cladding, paving or construction of facades, Kota Blue has always been a great choice among architects and interior designers around the world. This limestone is convenient to work upon, hence can be cut in various forms like slabs, floor tiles, cladding and cobbles. With great finish, appealing tones and smooth texture is sure to boost the aesthetics of any surrounding.
Available in customizable thickness and sizes, Kota Brown limestone are manufactured and exported by Regatta Universal Exports, a well-known Kota Brown limestone manufacturer and exporter in India. This limestone is manufactured in finishes like natural, honed, brushed and tumbled at RUE’s very own limestone processing unit near the quarry in Rajasthan.
|Density||2.5 – 2.65 Kg/m3|
|Compressive Strength||1800 to 2100 Kg/cm2|
|Hardness||3 to 4 Rating on Mohs Scale|
|Water Absorption||Below 1%|
|Weather Impact||High Resistance|
|Silica (SiO2)||20 – 25%|
|Lime (CaO)||38 – 42%|
|Alumina (Al2O3)||2 – 4%|
|Loss on Ignition (LOI)||30 – 32%|
|Other Oxides like Mg & Na||1.5 – 2.5%|