Alfa Quartz surface is almost inapplicable for bacteria growth and reproduction - a notion that makes Alfa Quartz ecologically and hygienically safe material. Alfa Quartz is a non-porous material, so it's highly resistant to stain, moisture, and colored pigments.
95% of Alfa Quartz composition is a crushed natural quartz with a small supplement of polyester resin as a cohesive component. Alfa Quartz surfacing material is manufactured under strict ecological standards, and after its expiration it may be recycled.
Resistance to Chemicals
Alfa Quartz surface is chemically inert to substances which may destroy other materials (i.e. aceton, oil, bleach, acid, or alkali). These agressive substances won't leave any traces on the surface of your Alfa Quartz countertop.
Alfa Quartz is resistant to hits, scratches, high temperatures, moisture, fungus, and mold. It is inert to physical, chemical and thermal impact, it is fire-resistant. The Alfa Quartz limited warranty is 15 years.
Alfa Quartz surfacing material is characterized by superior hygienic features and is recommended for installation at facilities with high hygienic requirements (i.e. food-cooking areas, child care centers, health care facilities, sport and recreation facilities, etc.).
Absence of Pores and Microcracks
Unlike natural stone (granite or marble), quartz surfacing material is a non-porous material, there is no microcracks in it. This feature does not only protect the countertop surface from chipping and cracking, but it also guarantees a perfect cleanliness of the surface.
Alfa Quartz hardness features are far superior to manmade surfaces and natural stone like marble or granite. Quartz concedes the hardness leadership only to diamond, topaz and corundum.
Alfa Quartz official limited warranty is 15 years. In practice your Alfa Quartz countertop might serve you much more - up to 50 years!
Heat and Fire Resistance
Alfa Quartz surfacing material has the highest fire resistance class. It does not burn nor emit toxic components while heated.
With Alfa Quartz countertop you may be sure its color will be consistent and stable. From batch to batch, the Alfa Quartz slabs have no difference in color and vein pattern.
Alfa Quartz combines perfect quality and attractive price.
It is for the first time in history when a manmade material managed to flawlessly match an absolute beauty of nature.