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White Marbles

by Gautam Sharma Content Writer
White Marble is found in Rajasthan , India. It is available in slabs , tiles and blocks and is used for flooring , countertops, vanity tops
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  • Polished
  • Raw
  • Available as tiles , slabs , blocks
  • Thickness - 10MM to 20MM
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White Marble is a metamorphic rock composed of calcite or dolomite which are carbonate minerals. It is commonly used for flooring, kitchen countertops, vanity tops. It is also used in sculpture. This marble is capable of taking polish.

Origin
Marble is formed as a resultant of metamorphism of sedimentary carbonate rocks. Carbonate rocks are mostly limestone and dolomite rock. The Metamorphism process recrystallises the original carbonate mineral grains. The resultant marble rock is composed of interlocking mosaic of carbonate crystals. Primary Sedimentary textures are completely changed than.
White Marble is found in the Aravali Ranges. The exact location is in Udaipur , Rajnagar, Makrana, Kishangarh, Salumber, Darauli, Amet, Jaipur. The deposits are spread over all the nearby villages. The extraction is done after the permission of government. There are almost 250-400 quarries in the area.

Extraction
Extraction is totally done in a mechanised way with chain saws, wire saws etc. The production in 2012 was around 160000 metric ton. The extracted blocks are very big in size so big slabs are available without any problem.

Varieties of White Marble
Different Varieties of White Marble are Rajnagar White Marble, Black White Marble, Rajasthan White Marble , Nano White Marble, White Statuario Marble, White Crystalline Marble, Katni White Marble, Ambaji White Marble, Morwad White Marble, Banswara White Marble, Ocean White Marble, Vani White Marble, Vietnam White Marble, White Grey marble

FINISHES
The common finish is polished. Other than polished finish, honed finish also in demand. Other than that leather finish is also becoming popular.

Available Dimensions in the market
10MM, 12MM, 14MM, 16MM, 18MM, 20MM, 30MM
Slabs of 2 Cm
Slabs of 3 Cm
Tiles (60*60*3 CM)
Tiles(60*60*2 CM)
Tiles(60*40*2 CM)
Tiles(60*40*3 CM)
Slabs, Blocks, Tiles, Cut to Size, Kitchen Countertops, Table Top

MARKETS AND APPLICATIONS
Used for flooring , countertops

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