Quartz Color Granules

What are Quartz ColorGranules™?

Quartz ColorGranules™ make resinous flooring as safe as it is ergonomic and decorative. Quartz ColorGranulesdecorative flooring aggregate are composed of the finest uniformly shaped and sized quartz granules on Earth.  This unique product is brilliantly color-coated with a superior resin system and high-quality colorfast pigments to provide optimal durability and extreme performance in the most demanding environments.  In addition to their superior resilience to harsh chemicals and UV rays, ColorGranules™ can be applied to achieve many different textures and levels of slip resistance to prevent slip and fall injuries and minimize liability.

Quartz ColorGranules resinous flooring media is available in over 40 solid unicolor-styles that can be blended, mixed and matched to customize your floor and complement any décor.

Polymer ColorFlakes™ Advantages

• Superior colorfastness / UV stability
• Extreme abrasion resistance
• Excellent chemical resistance
• Advanced color-coating chemistry
• Optimal grain shape and size uniformity
• Perfect for heavy-duty environments
• Outstanding slip-resistance qualities
• Extraordinary resilience
• Customizable to complement any décor
• Lab tested resin system compatibility
• Custom color-matching available
• Unlimited custom-blending options
• Fast turnaround times
• Custom packaging & labeling options
• No minimum order quantities
• Over 60 in-stock unicolor-styles
• Extreme sales & marketing support
• Knowledgable & friendly service

Quartz ColorGranules™ Custom Blending
Custom Blending:
Use ColorGranules™ to coordinate your floors and walls with any décor.  Our extensive range of unicolor-styles gives you the ability to custom design blends to match any color-scheme.  Either choose from one of our signature blends or creatively mix and match colors using the virtual blend design tool to develop a unique color array that best fits your project. Blend ColorGranules™ to enhance your environment any complement any décor. 

Standard Grades:

Color Granuals

Quartz ColorGranules™ System Specifications

Typical System    
Lab Tested Resin Compatibility
Color Flakes Shema • Epoxies
• Methyl Methacrylates (MMA)
• Moisture Cure Urethanes (MCU)
• Polyaspartics
• Polyureas
• Polyurethanes
• 100% Solids systems
• Solvent-borne systems
• Water-based systems
• And others...

ColorGranules™, there have been no known resin incompatibilities. However, Torginol® recommends unknown resin compatibility testing prior to use when working with unconventional floor coating chemistries.

Quartz ColorGranules™ Application

Coverage Rate Guidelines (Square Feet per Pound)

Grades Full Coverage

40-S

25-A

1/2 - 1 lb. per square foot

1 - 2 lbs. per square foot

Coverage rates vary depending on customer preferences and application techniques.  Torginol® does not guarantee exact coverage rates. For more information, please consult with your coating system manufacturer.

Quartz ColorGranuals™ Recommended Application Environments

• Animal Facilities
• Apartment Buildings
• Auto Dealerships
• Balconies
• Bars, Pubs & Taverns
• Banquet Halls
• Break Rooms
• Cafeterias
• Churches
• Clean Rooms
• Commercial Kitchens
• Control Rooms
• Corridors
• Countertops
• Detention Centers
• Dog Kennels
• Firehouses
• Food Processing Plants
• Garages
• Greenhouses
• Hallways
• Hospitals
• Hotels
• Industrial Facilities
• Laboratories
• Locker Rooms
• Municipalities
• Museums
• Nursing Homes
• Offices
• Patios
• Pharmaceutical Plants
• Pool Decks
• Prisons / Jails
• Production Floors
• Ramps
• Recreation Rooms
• Restaurants
• Restrooms
• Retail Stores
• Retirement Homes
• Salons
• Schools
• Shower Stalls
• Showrooms
• Stadiums
• Sunrooms
•Veterinary Clinics
• Walkways
• Workshops
• Zoos
• And more...

Quartz ColorGranuals™ Specification Characteristics

Hardness
      Mohs Scale of Mineral Hardness
      Mohs Hardness              6.5 - 7
Bulk Density
      Aggregate Unit Weight     ASTM C29
      lbs/ft³                           90 - 105
Specific Gravity
      Relative Density              ASTM C128-07a
      Value                             2.65
Moisture Content
      Evaporable Moisture         ASTM C566-97
      Moisture Content              <0.05%
Color
      Color Tolerance                 ASTM D2244
      Spectrophotometer           ΔE < 1.0
Colorfastness / UV Stability
      Xenon Arc Light                 ASTM G155
      1,000 hours                       Pass   
Weatherability
      Xenon Arc Light                 ASTM G155
      1,000 hours                       Pass
Melting Point
      Degrees Farenheit             3,100º F
Grades
      Normal Sieve Analysis        ASTM C136-06* (100 grams / 90 seconds) 

Technical Datasheets

Product Data Sheet
Color Brochure
MSDS
 
   
   

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