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Product-Material: Soapstone
Soapstone is a soft metamorphic rock composed mostly of the mineral talc. Soapstone forms through the alteration of ferromagnesian silicate minerals during metamorphism. Soapstone is found in two basic varieties, "Artistic" and "Architectural". Architectural soapstone contains lower percentages of talc and it is used for sinks, countertops, floors as well as other architectural applications."

Most Common Uses:

Kitchen countertops. It will not burn or stain. It also is resistant to bacteria.
Soapstone Slab Selections
Soapstone: Brazilian Duro
Soapstone: Minas Original
Soapstone: Porto Alegre
Soapstone: Porto Alegre
Soapstone: Cabo
Soapstone: Buzios Hardness
Soapstone: Sao Luis
Soapstone: Verde Minas
Soapstone: Sienna Jade
Soapstone: Porto Alegre
Soapstone: Anasazi
Soapstone: Buzios

Soapstone: Brazilian Duro

Left Side: Waxed Oil Right Side: Natural

Soapstone: Minas Original

Hardness:2 (traditional). Dark Black background with small to medium white veins

Soapstone: Porto Alegre

Hardness: 2 (traditional) Charcoal to light grey background. Medium white and green veins

Soapstone: Porto Alegre - B

Hardness:2.5-3 (traditional-medium) Dark green/black background with crystal clear white veins

Soapstone: Cabo

Soapstone: Buzios Hardness 4

Soapstone: Sao Luis

Hardness:3 Medium green with black snow flake clusters

Soapstone: Verde Minas

Hardness 4: Light green when natural; Medium/dark green when oiled or waxed

Soapstone: Sienna Jade

Soapstone: Porto Alegre - B

Hardness:2.5-3 (traditional-medium) Dark green/black background with crystal clear white veins

Soapstone: Anasazi

Hardness:4 (very hard) Deep Black background when waxed. Small to medium white veins. Deep blue color when natural

Soapstone: Buzios

With oil or wax

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*With any natural product, colors and patterns may vary.


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