Stone Type Limestone
Main Colour Grey
Extraction Area Moleanos - Aljubarrota
Other names Ataija Azul B1; Lagarto; Moleanos Ataija Blue
Technical data Compression strenght: 206 MPa; Bending strenght: 21,8 MPa; Porosity: 1,8%; Apparent density: 2650 kg/m3
Applications Cladding; Flooring; Coverings
Multicolored limestone with dominant tones of grey / blue with subtle brownish and yellowish areas. The Moleanos B1 presents a solid hardness, along with fine grain and some signs of fossils across is surface. The name of this natural stone is derived from the well-known Moleanos limestone, since this is a direct variation.
This is an established stone in the Portuguese market and it is extracted from quarries not far from the Moleanos’ extraction set. Due to its hardness and consistent colour, the Moleanos B1 is quite versatile and it can be a great choice for all types of applications.