Grade A , B, C , are commonly used by jade dealers to identify the different types of treatment the jade has gone through. This is not refer to the quality or grading of the jade.
Grade A Jade - Natural Jade without any treatment.
Grade B Jade - Natural Jade bleached with acid and impregnated with polymer.
Grade C Jade - Natural Jade treated with enhanced color.
At Jadeite.ca, we truly believe that natural Grade A jade will last through years and preserve highest values for the proud owner. All the jade for sale on this site are natural Grade A jade without any treatment unless otherwise stated. Most of our Grade A jadeite are tested by established gem labs in the country of origin and include a Certificate of Authenticity without additional charge if stated. Furthermore, as the jade arrive in Canada, we also perform tests with our store gem test equipments to ensure the quality of our products. (i.e. density test, refractive index test, ultraviolet light test, microscope test, and chelsea filter test etc.)
Jadeite.ca is located in Ottawa, Ontario.
All orders are shipped directly from our Canada location.