Canadian slate is one of the noblest and most fascinating materials we
can find on this earth.
Of high density, Canadian slate resists frost and tolerates heavy use. Less porous than granite, it
does not react to acids and is totally renewable, which makes it a product of choice for any type
Slate from India, China or Brazil contains pyrite that oxidizes in contact with
water, causing constant separation of layers. Slates from those countries
are very porous and
require regular applications of sealant. Canadian slate does not pose these problems. It offers matchless durability.
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