High abrasion, great variety in color and design, low porosity and relative and suitable strength after being produced.
Pure marble is white and shiny.
Black and gray marble is composed of carbonaceous materials.
Some marble stones have different colors of green, which are created due to the presence of different chlorites and silicates.
Some marble stones are decorated with red and pink stones, which are the result of the presence of fine particles called hemonite.
The presence of limonite in some marble stones causes them turn cream to yellow.
The base of this limestone is calcium carbonate and it also has magnesium carbonate, calcite, dolomite and crystal.
Marble is known by names such as dolomitic and calcite marble due to the amount of magnesium carbonate in it.