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We have a mostly black with veining marble sink that has

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We have a mostly black with white veining marble sink that has been etched by acidic hand soap. We saw some great products to use but they warn not to use on black marble. What should we do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Susan Latta replied 1 year ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** it looks like you want to repair a marble sink that is etched? Do you know if this is real marble or cultured marble? Real marble is an actural stone and cultured marble is man made material:

Expert:  Susan Latta replied 1 year ago.

Here is a good definition:

"Cultured stone is a blend of stone particles and resins that is combined with pigments to produce a wide range of colors and realistic, natural looking patterns – cultured marble, cultured granite, and cultured onyx among them. Unlike quarried stone, cultured stone is cast in molds to create specific pieces such as bathtubs, sinks, countertops, backsplashes, moldings and trim, shower walls and shower pans."

Can you tell which it is?