The Ataija Blue is a light grey limestone that shows a consistent grey color, clear background and fine grain structure. It may present some slight grey/blue color tone variation as well as some brown colored veins. Its alternative variation is beige colored or mixed.
This limestone has made some inroads into the British market, due to its color consistency and considerable hardness.
Compressive strength: 1650 kg/cm2; Flexural strength: 105 kg/cm2; Water absorption: 0.4%
As a very hard limestone but presenting small-sized blocks, the Ataija Blue is a type of limestone that can be used on numerous applications, mostly notably on landscaping with smaller to medium sizes and considerable thickness. This limestone is also found on cladding, interior flooring and diverse decoration.