Westmorland Green Slate
Westmorland Green Slate is a pale green stone, often highlighted by contrasting veins which emphasise its natural origins.
Westmorland Green Slates has been used for generations to provide roof coverings, cills and copings. Architects and designers around the world have long taken advantage of its natural beauty, durability and adaptability to create classic weather resistant details and surface finishes.
LBS can supply Westmorland Green Slates in a variety of smooth and textured finishes.
Westmorland Green Slates which was formed from metamorphosed volcanic ash some 500 million years ago contains chlorides which impart a unique green colouring.
Structural & Mechanical: Burlington Westmorland Green has high abrasion resistance, compressive strength, flexural strength and modulus of elasticity.
Fire: Westmorland Green is non-combustible.
Gases & Liquids: Westmorland Green has good weather resistance with low water absorption properties. It is non-porous and will not delaminate in use; it is also resistant to atmospheric pollution, acid and sea spray and is unaffected by common chemicals.
Biological: Westmorland Green will not rot, does not encourage growth of mosses, lichens and is not liable to insect or vermin attack; it is compatible with most other building materials.
Thermal: The thermal conductivity of the material is approximately 2.0 W/mK; it is dimensionally stable, with a thermal coefficient of expansion of 10.4 x 10-6.
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