A metamorphic stone originally quarried centuries ago for ornamental carvings, utensils and cookware, Soapstone is characterized by is soft ''soapy'' feel thanks to high talc content. Resistant to acids, alkalis, heat and bacteria, Soapstone’s versatility has seen it used from countertops to cobblestones. Walker Zanger soapstone comes from the USA and Brazil and is sought after for its rich charcoal tones and relaxed rustic finish.
All interior and exterior vertical surfaces, countertops, and flooring. Showers, and steam showers. Freeze/thaw compliant. Suitable for use in fireplace firebox applications. See Resources | Usage Guide for more details.