Portugal White Marble has been valued and used since thousands of years for its good design, beautiful colors and appearance. Portugal White Marble is used especially in architecture. The " Portugal White Marbles" were for decades the hallmark of Portuguese Dimension Stone. Mostly economic constraints associated with a lack of knowledge regarding the
physical, chemical and mechanical properties of different rocks of prescribers, created a
"fashion" that focuses primarily on the homogeneity of the material don´t having in
account its longevity. We note that there was no depletion of raw material; in fact
almost every varieties of marble have enough reserves to sustain a mining activity for
several hundred of years.