New in our Stone Finder: BIANCO POLARIS and POLARIS WHITE, two varieties of the same marble with a deep white, quarried near Prilep, North Macedonia, by Greek company Nordia Marbles

Bianco Polaris.Polaris White

Name of the stone: Bianco Polaris and Polaris White

Stone type: dolomitic marble

Color: white

Quarry location: Prilep, North Macedonia, close to the Greek border

Polaris White.Polaris White.

Description of the stone: The Polaris marbles are characterized by a deep white. The stone bears the name of one of the brightest stars above the Northern hemisphere, utilized as orientation by sailors over thousands of years. The variety with veins (Polaris White) has decorative grayish stripes.

Peculiarities of the stone: Dolomitic marbles stand out from their Calcitic family members due to their high content of dolomite mineral named after an area in the Alps. The mineral is responsible for the strong acid resistance and the special shimmer of the stone.

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Certifications:Certifications Bianco Polaris and Polaris White.

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Company: Nordia Marbles is the continuation of Shistiria Marmaron Athinon S.A. founded in 1960 in Athens. Over decades, it has been proven on the Greek and international markets its unique knowledge and expertise in the building materials sector. “We focus on three key pillars: industrial specialization, people and the environment,“ as said in the mission statement on the webpage, “our main concern is that our products are friendly to both people and the environment.“ Today, it is part of the Nordia group.

Contact: Drama | Factory & Warehouse, Terma Efxinou Pontou | PC 66 100 | Drama | Greece
Tel. (+30) 25210 63 320
Fax (+30) 25210 38 383

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