Cosentino Group which focuses its activity on the design, production and distribution of architectural and decorative surfaces solutions, is the owner of the forefront brand Silestone, the world pioneer in quartz surfaces and the only quartz stone surface with a built-in bacteriostatic protection with silver technology, featured in landmark projects all over the world such as Burj Al Arab, Aspetar Hospital in Doha, Barcelona Airport, the Louvre Museum, the Vancouver Olympic Village, Telefonica Flagship Store and Wembley Stadium.
Cosentino Group creates brands and defines products that are designed to provide unique and functional solutions for the home and public spaces under the criteria of careful design, innovation and respect for the environment. These products of quartz and other natural stones surfaces are the ideal choice for kitchen and bathroom worktops, flooring, interior and exterior cladding among other for hotels, hospitals, labs, airports, metro and train stations, malls, museums, schools and heavy traffic public areas.
Currently the multinational has a strong international presence, based on its establishments with fixed assets in seventeen countries. It is the world's leading producer of quartz surfaces, with distribution in over 60 countries. Currently over 80% of the group's sales are generated in international markets.
With its ability in R&D, Cosentino Group has succeeded in creating technologically advanced products such as the only bacteriostatic quartz surface Silestone offered through our vast selection of colors and finishes, the non-absorbent Sensa natural granites or the recycled and recyclable environmentally friendly surface Eco By Cosentino which is a recyclable surface that is even made from recycled materials through an environmentally friendly manufacturing process, Eco By Cosentino is certified by NSF, LEED, GREENGUARD, CRADLE TO CRADLE, ISO 14001 by BUREAU VERITAS and EPD, aslo now listed in:www.thefuturebuild.com/cosentino-spa/eco-by-cosentino/product.html with Masdar. This unique surface reflects the group´s commitment to sustainability and the environment by innovating and developing green products, featured in Starbucks, the Kennedy Green House, Le Jules Verns restaurant at the Eiffel Tower, Frank Gehry Home.
The new breakthrough surface Dekton, is an ultra-compact surface product which uses a mixture of inorganic materials and can be used for exterior as well as all interior applications, from flooring, cladding, vanities, countertops to ventilated panels. The product can take more than 800 degrees Celsius of continuous exposure, and it is U.V. resistant, non-porous and resistant to impact and has different finishes and textures from wood, leather, denim, any solid color to steel and natural stone pattern. Dekton is designed to respond to architect demand's for large formats in different thicknesses.
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