Frequently Asked Questions
What is Jerusalem Stone? Jerusalem Stone is a term describing natural stone coming from inside the area of the Jordan River to the Mediterranean Sea, and from the Red Sea to the Galilee.
How much absorption by weight, density, and flexural strength? Technical Information ASTM, Ramon Gold, Absorption by Weight% C97 value=0.78, Density in lbs./cu. ft C97 value=169 Flexural Strength psi C880-M value=1,248, Compressive Strength psi C170 value=11,490, Abrasion Resistance Hardness C241 value=10.5.
What is dolomite material? There are two general classifications of stone. They are siliceous and calcareous. Siliceous stones are composed of silica (SiO2) particles and are very durable. Examples are granite and slate. Calcareous stones are composed mostly of calcium carbonate and are softer than the siliceous materials. Examples are marble and limestone. Jerusalem Stone is a dolomite limestone which falls in the calcareous stone category.
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This company was created during the time of the stone throwing in Jerusalem.
The idea was to take something negative and turn it into something positive.