Porcelain stoneware is a special type of ceramic product that combines the highest levels of technical features to a particularly prestigious appearance. The areas of application in the building industry are multiple, these slabs can be used for internal and external walls and floorings.
The slabs can be realized in various thicknesses and in different sizes: the present EPD takes into consideration a 6-mm thickness and the following formats: 320x160, 300x150, 300x120, 300x100, 150x150, 150x75, 100x100, 75x75 e 75x37,5 cm.
The products satisfy the technical specifications defined by the European standard EN 14411 and ISO 13006 Annex G, according to criteria established by method ISO 10545 - International Organization for Standardization Specifications for Ceramic Tile.
The slab is mainly composed by mineral raw materials (clay, quartz, kaolin, feldspar) that come in part directly from quarries and in part from recycled material, the latter mainly coming from pre-consumer material and from ceramic waste from other factories of the ceramic sector.
The products included in this EPD belong to the brands GRANITIFIANDRE, EIFFELGRES, FMG, IRIS and ARIOSTEA, manufactured in the plants located in Castellarano (RE), Italy.