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Offline Parley

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Will unpolished travertine tiles work?
« on: October 15, 2005, 11:33:49 AM »
I was at my local home depot looking for the unglazed quarry tiles and came across these travertine tiles 16" x 16" made in Turkey.  I was just wondering if they are safe to cook on and how they are at holding heat.  Has anyone tried them or have any references to articles about them.

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Re: Will unpolished travertine tiles work?
« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2005, 11:40:54 AM »
Travertine is not safe for food use as it is one of the few porous marble.