Emerald Pearl Extra granite is a natural stone originally found in Norway and quarried in the regions of Stavanger, Hokksund and Sellebakk among other Norwegian areas , from where it is exported to the UK and Europe.
It presents a dark green background; medium-to-large flakes in dark blue and black minerals, forming a consistent pattern that offers unparalleled natural beauty and strength to interior and exterior architectural areas alike.
Emerald Pearl Extra is an extremely versatile material that is available in different finishes including honed polished, Anticato and bush hammered that enables different looks suiting relevant design environments. The Extra variety of Emerald Pearl brings more iridescent minerals than the standard blocks of this material, providing a more luxurious look to any space in which it is displayed.
Emerald Pearl Extra granite is suitable for use in kitchens, walls and floorings. It requires little maintenance whilst providing sophisticated looks in both interior and exterior applications that require natural stone that offers a refined appearance with incredible performance characteristics and strength.
Granite is an ideal stone to work with, offering the possibility of having seamless pieces across large surfaces such as kitchen worktops, bar counters, bathrooms, cladding, and islands.
|Suitable for||Exteriors, Interiors|
|Average block dimensions||Medium/Large|
|Slab variation rate||Limited|
|Compression tensile strength||2250 kg/cm2|
|Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles||1969 kg/cm2|
|Heat expansion rate||n/a||Impact strength||46 cm|
|Mass by unit of volume||2740 kg/m3|
|Water Absorption Rate||0.14% (weight)|
|Slip resistance||ns-en 14231 56 srv (dry)|