MOSAICO Cement Tiles Technical Specifications
Product Raw Material Components
  • Oxide Pigments (mineral based colorants)
  • White/Grey Portland Cement
  • Marble Powder
  • Fine Sand
  • Gravel
  • Water
Method of Manufacturing

High Pressure Press Around 1,700 PSI, cured with water, ambient temperatures and time.

Product Shapes, Dimensions and Weight

Square
W 20cm x L 20cm / +/- 8” x 8”

Hexagonal
W 23cm x L 20cm / +/- 9” x 8”

Total Thickness
+/- 1.5cm thickness / +/- 5/8”

  • Color Layer thickness: +/- 4mm / +/- 1/8”
  • Dry mix thickness: +/- 5mm / +/- 1/4”
  • Concrete Layer: +/- 6mm / +/- 1/4”

Total Weight
+/- 1.2kg / 3lbs

Manufacturing Deviations
+/- 0.5mm / +/- 1/50”

Product Physical Characteristics

Friction Resistance
(DIN Norm R10 – wearing shoes & DIN Norm B – barefoot)

  • Unpolished Dry – .88
  • Unpolished Wet – .80
  • Polished Dry – .83
  • Polished Wet – .68

Acid Resistance
Low Cement tiles should be cleaned with ONLY PH neutral detergents

Abrasion Resistance
(Mohs Rating) – 3 to 4 (medium – low, same as marble & limestone)

Water Absorption/Porosity
<-10%, cement tiles are porous, the top layer should be treated with an impregnating sealer

Color Fastness
High indoors, medium outdoors (color can fade if product is continuously exposed to direct sunlight)

Product Applications

Floors
Residential & Commercial, Indoors & Outdoors

Walls and Backsplash
Residential, Commercial & Industrial, Indoors & Outdoors

Counters
Residential & Commercial, Indoors & Outdoors

Packaging Information

Square Tiles: 20x20cm

  • 12 tiles/box
  • 0.48 sqm/box or 5.16 sqft/box
  • 14.5 kg/box or 32 lbs/box
  • Box dimensions: 21.5×21.5x.21.5cm
  • Boxes per pallet (EUR 1): 80
  • Total weight (including packing material): +/- 1200 kg (1.2 ton) or 2645 lbs

Hexagonal Tiles: 23x20cm

  • 12 tiles/box
  • 0.48 sqm/box or 5.16 sqft/box
  • 14.5 kg/box or 32 lbs/box
  • Box dimensions: 24.5×21.5×21.5cm
  • Boxes per pallet (EUR 1): 64
  • Total weight (including packing material): +/- 950 kg (0.95 ton) or 2100 lbs
Storage

The cement tiles should be stored in a dry place.