Stoneware is characterized by a thick wall and a little gray shade of white. Decorations made on stoneware mugs have sharp edges and saturated colors. Stoneware gets its name from its stone-like qualities. You can find it today in common household items like dinnerware set, coffee mugs and cups, pet bowl,tea set and vase etc.
Stoneware is a kind of ceramic product between pottery and porcelain.
Features are as follows:
- High mechanical strength;
- Thermal stability is better than porcelain;
- The decoration is rich in colors.
Classification of stoneware firing:
- Low temperature stoneware, oxidation, firing temperature: 1170-1190℃.
- Medium temperature stoneware, oxidation, firing temperature: 1250-1270℃.
Stoneware Selling Point and Value:
A–Stoneware is the most environmentally friendly ceramic materials.
B–With 18 years of experience in this stoneware industry, it’s our most mature technique at present.
C–The color is very rich, which can meet almost all the pantones, and we can do it with different finish, such as matte glaze, shiny glaze, double or multi-layer reactive glaze.
D–The cost is very competitive, we have advantage of this products in price on the market.
F–It can meet the lead & cadmium standard of Pro 65, LFGB, EU and so on. Of course it is microwave & dishwasher safe.
E–Compared to other materials, stoneware is more competitive; its glaze is more open and inclusive: solid，matt，shinny，reactive，crystal，mixture, grainy etc. , almost all pantones are workable.