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Emelyanovskiy

Emelyanovskoe occurrence, Zhytomir region, Korostenskiy district, village Emelyanovka

Commercial name: Rosso Toledo GR8

The first development Omelyanivske field began in 1940, 0.5 km to the south of the railway station Omelyanovka in Zhytomyr region. The popularity of stone, due not only to its beauty, but also excellent decorative facing properties which raised him on a pedestal of honor of the first places among the granite, which due to the treatment, used as a decorative stone. Today in Ukraine there are 50 active granite quarries supplying granite for cladding materials. And among them Yemelyanovsky still considered among the best and most prestigious granite.

Physical and mechanical properties:
Volumetric weigth: 2570 kg/m3
Water absorption: 0,28 %
Compressive strength: 120 - 140 MPa
Resistance to abrasion: 0,26 g/cm2

Mineral composition (%):
Microcline: 65
Plagioclase: 10
Quartz: 20
Biotite: 4
Other: 1