MARBLE / Aliveri

Aliveri

The Aliveri Marble is a calcite marble with color ranging from gray to blue-gray. The marble is naturally decorated with white or dark veining forming a grid.

The Aliveri marble is mined from the homonym village in the island of Euboea and it's used for internal and external applications as well.

PHYSICAL & MECHANICAL PROPERTIES
APPARENT SPECIFIC DENSITY (ASTMC-97)
WATER ABSORPTION % wt (ASTM C-97)
COMPRESSIVE STRENGTH, MPa (ASTM C-170)
MODULUS OF RUPTURE UNDER FLEXURE(FLEXURAL STRENGTH) - WET CONDITION, MPa (ASTM C-99)
ABRASION RESISTANCE, mm (DIN 52108 - 20 CYCLES)
2714
0,12
99
19
7,54
MINERALOGICAL COMPOSITION, % wt
CALCITE 93,00 DOLOMITE 4,00 QUARTZ 2,00
MICAS - CHLORITE 1,00 FELDSPAR -
EPIDOTE - CHROMITE - Fe OXIDES etc. -
CLAY MINERALS - SERPENTINE - PYROXENES -
CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, % wt
CaO 54,3 MgO 0,90 SiO2 0,13
Fe2O3 0,28 AI2O3 0,6 K2O 0,12
Na2O 0,03 MnO 0,02 LOI 43,00