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Sophijivsky granite

Ukraine, Nikolaev region, Sofievka

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Sophijivsky granite is mined in the village Sophijivka, Mykolayiv region, Ukraine. The color of the granite is grey with white and yellow patches, stone structure is coarse-grained. It has high strength, density and moisture resistance, it does not absorb odors and does not lose its color for several hundred years. Stone can be used for indoors and outdoors construction works, it is absolutely harmless to humans and animals, because granite refers to the first class of natural radiation. It is often used in cladding staircases and plinths.

Physical and mechanical properties
Weight: 2500-2700 kg/m3
Water absorption: 0,1-0,4%
Compressive strength: 172-219 MPa
Abrasion: 0,15-1,2 g/cm2
Mineral composition (%)
KRSH: 30-40
Plagioclase: 25-35
Quartz: 15-30
Biotite: 5-15
Other: 1-2