Spacious and durable, the VALEA is designed for hardworking kitchens. Featuring the rock hard durability of Silgranit, VALEA offers the convenience of a low divide option, and a beautifully designed gentle shape that is comfortable and practical. Our patented sink material is strong and more durable than other sink surfaces. There is no risk of thermal shock and silgranit will not blister, burn, melt, or discolor from heat. With its non-porous, hygienic surface, it has the ability to push away liquids and residue resulting in low maintenance, long-lasting material that is not only scratch and stain-resistant but easy to clean. Granite/quartz composite construction Undermount installation Heat resistant up to 536 degree F Patented granite composite material made of up to 80% quartz sand Patented Silgranit material is heat, scratch, stain, chip, and impact resistant Easy-to-clean: Baking soda and a sponge are all you need - no harsh chemicals required Non-porous, repellent, stain-resistant - does not absorb liquids or acids Hygienic+plus surface technology: Available on all Silgranit sinks, this acts as a protective shield against liquids and dirt inhibiting bacteria growth by up to 98% Unsurpassed cleanability backed by industry leading 7 patents Rear-positioned drain hole maximize cabinet storage Minimum Base Cabinet Size: 30'' CSA B45.8-18/IAPMO Z403-2018 Key Features & Innovations Hygienic+Plus surface Hygienic+Plus surface protection formula reduces bacteria growth by an average of 98%. This low-maintenance, long-lasting material will help make life in the kitchen easier.