Substantially used as building stone, Himachal black is a popular natural stone used for interior and exterior applications. It is a hard slate which is resistant to stain and crack. Mostly used for roofing purpose in India. Furthermore, it comes in plain black color and is easy to clean and maintain. The mine for this stone is located at District Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, North India.
One of the major aspects of Himachal black is that it is non-absorbent and non-porous in nature. The range of black stone is popular and most demanded from all the assortments of slate stones in India.
Water Absorp :0.70%
Modulus of Rupture :410 kg/cm2
Modulus of Rupture :360 kg/cm2