Material description

Baltic Green is a dense and uniform, deep green stone with medium-sized rounded grains and it is quarried in Ylämaa. Well suited for interior decoration, monuments, and small to medium-sized building projects, Baltic Green maintains its spectacular color even in outdoor conditions.

Technical properties

EN_13755 Water absorption 0.13 %
EN_1936 Apparent density 2860 kg/m3
EN_12372 Flexural strength, fresh material 10.6 MPa
EN_12372 Flexural strength, material after freeze-thaw cycles* 9.5 MPa
EN_1926 Compressive strength 183 MPa
EN_14157 Abrasion resistance 18 mm
EN_13364 Breaking load at dowel hole 1950 N
* after 56 cycles (tested 2016)

Mineral content

K-feldspar 29.1 Wt %
Plagioclase 27.0 Wt %
Quartz 26.3 Wt %
Amphibole 13.3 Wt %
Biotite 2.3 Wt %
Accessory minerals 1.9 Wt %

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