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Macaubus White is quarried from a bedrock quarry in Brazil. The grey pencil veins in this product give it the look of a vein-cut Italian white marble. However, since it is a quartz, it is much more durable and is ideal for countertop use. | SEBASTIAN LASKI

Golden Green Honed Quartzite is quarried in Rajasthan, India, in small irregular pieces and cleft on both sides of the stone. These flagstone-size pieces are transported to the factory where they are cut into twelve or sixteen inch squares. A gauging machine using multiple saw blades is used on both the top and bottom of the tile in order to get a smoother, flatter surface. | SEBASTIAN LASKI

Ocean Light Vein Cut is quarried from a bedrock quarry in the Siena region of Italy near Rapolano. -- Arizona Tile