About Santamargherita MarbleIdeal for bathrooms and wall cladding
Santamargherita Marble surfaces offer the charm, elegance and glamour of natural stone.
Santamargherita Marble is the original marble based engineered stone and has proven itself as one of the most functional and practical building materials available in todays market. Carefully selected natural marble chips and powders are mixed with thermoset polyester resin in a high-pressure environment and processed with the latest Breton technology to create collections that make any setting unique and exclusive. The resulting precast material is ideally suited to interior design and makes it easy to achieve a unified look across countertops, tile floors and wall cladding. Santamargherita Marble exhibits consistent beauty throughout the space, whether in a bathroom, a living room or a commercial environment.
Care & Maintenance
Engineered marble is made of natural marble. therefore is porous and fairly soft and can scratch and stain. Marble will etch when exposed to acidic products like wine, lemon, vinegar, etc. Consider these drawbacks when using marble for your countertop material, especially in the kitchen. When properly sealed, natural marble can be stain resistant. For daily maintenance, use a damp cloth and a mild detergent. Thoroughly rinse the surface with water and dry with a soft cloth or paper towel. You can also use products specifically designed for cleaning natural stone surfaces. Recommended sealing once every year.
See Technical Documents for more information about detailed long-term Care & Maintenance.
Cleaner air with our surfaces: Santamargherita engineered surfaces meet the world’s most rigorous and comprehensive standards by Greenguard Gold Indoor Air Quality program for the release of low emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in indoor environments. Santamargherita engineered surfaces help to obtain LEED certification for sustainable buildings.
Kosher Certification: Santamargherita surfaces are suitable for preparing food in accordance with KOSHER food rules.
Recycled Content, Sustainable Building: As a member of the Green Building Council, Santamargherita promotes the LEED international building rating system for sustainable building construction. This rating system is based on credits assigned to a project with specific and strict criteria.
Food contact safety: SM Quartz surfaces are tested for safe contact with food, and comply with both the US NSF Food Zone standard.
SBID Professional Industry Partner: Santamargherita is a Professional Industry Partner of The Society of British and International Design. Based in London since 2009, SBID is the main reference organization in the UK for education, best practices and professional code of conduct development for the interior design industry.