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Quartzite is a metamorphic rock that is formed from sandstone. Quartzite can be of exceptional strength, density, and hardness. Some quartzite is sensitive to acid solutions and can be susceptible to etching.
The term sandstone refers to the sand sized clasts that are cemented together by other agents. The majority of sandstones on the market are quartz-based. The durability and performance of sandstone is influenced by the cementing agent that binds the sand particles together.