Indian Pink marble: An introduction
Pink marble is one of the premium marble products that are quarried from the Poloda region of the Indian state of Rajasthan. Varying from light to dark shades, pink is the base color of this marble. Numerous grey strips and swirls are also visible on the surface of Indian Pink marble; depending on the amount impurities in the slab.
In the construction industry, Indian pink marble are used in the form of floor tiles, wall tiles, slabs and blocks as per the requirement. Kitchen counter tops, vanity countertops, steps, risers, entryways and fireplaces are to name a few applications of Indian Pink marble, which makes it a popular choice in Europe, Russia, USA and Australasia.
At Regatta Universal Exports, the high-quality Indian Pink marble is processed in its marble factory situated near the quarry. It is then checked for quality as per international standards. Further, in finishes like polished and tumbled, Indian Pink marble are meticulously packed and shipped, so that it safely reaches the desired location around the world on time.
|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%|