Meera White Granite
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Synonyms: Mera White
Location: Meera White granite is quarried in India.
Description: Meera White granite is a light grey granulite with garnets. This stone internationally may be nominated as a granite but in the area of application of the European Standard this stone must be nominated as a granulite. Ideal for both interior and exterior use, Meera White granite is frost free and polish constant.
Technical and Physical Characteristics:
Compression tensile strength: 2051 kg/cm2
Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles: 1761 kg/cm2
Unitary modulus of bending tensile strength: 116 kg/cm2
Heat expansion coefficient: 0.0062 mm/m°C
Water imbibition coefficient: 0.003500
Mass by unit of volume: 2603 kg/m3
Granulite: Granulites are metamorphic rocks that have experienced high temperatures of metamorphism. They typically have a granular (granoblastic) texture that is, a texture comprised of similarly sized and shaped grains and hence the name granulite.