Bianco Gioia

Bianco Gioia is an Italian white marble from the Apuan area of Colonnata, in the Gioia basin, from which it takes its name. The background is basically pure white and is characterized by a less hard structure than Bianco Carrara, as well as by the presence of small, round, black specks. It is suitable for floors and walls, both internal and external.
In internal settings it is particularly suitable for: stairs, kitchen worktops, tables and shower trays.

Country of Origin: Italy
Availability: Good
Compression breaking load: 1426 kg/cm2
Compression breaking load after freezing cycles: 1338 kg/cm2
Unit breaking load in bending: 192 kg/cm2
Thermal linear expansion coefficient: 0,0052mm/m°C
Water imbibition coefficient: 0,24%
Impact resistance, minimum fall height: 82 cm
Frictional wear: 3,64 mm
Weight per unit of volume: 2680 kg/m3