AKLLCTraditional Porch, Boston
Although this may appear to be a concrete countertop, it's not. This is what soapstone looks like when it hasn't been treated with mineral oil.
What Houzz contributors are saying:
Sustainability: Soapstone gets green kudos for being a material that will last for generations. However, the mining of soapstone is ecologically harmful. And though soapstone was once mined domestically in Vermont and Appalachia, most countertop material is now mined in Brazil, resulting in significant transportation-related energy expenditure.More guides to choosing kitchen counters