The Quartz (engineered stone) is part of the Countertop
test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Countertop
models like the Quartz (engineered stone) are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Stains: Shows resistance to common bathroom items and cleaning products.
Abrasion: Is resistance to damage from a weighted sanding block.
Heat: Gauges resistance to damage from a hot curling iron in contact with the surface.