Articles Tagged with ''Sustainability''

New sustainability standards announced for natural stone

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Tough new sustainability standards for natural stone were recently announced by the Natural Stone Council (NSC), which said they would level the playing field between man's oldest building material and other building components


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MIA introduces natural stone sustainability CEU program

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Developed by the MIA’s Sustainability Presentation Committee, this one-hour class is ready for presentation to architects and designers seeking continuing education credits.


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2014 Coverings Installation and Design Awards now open for entries

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The 2014 Coverings Installation and Design (CID) Awards, honoring the best achievements in outstanding design and installation of tile and stone, is now open for entries.


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Atlas Copco Group included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for third consecutive year

Inclusion in this prestigious index is based on annual company assessments and comparison to industry peers.
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The Atlas Copco Group has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the third consecutive year.


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Blanco YouTube Channel reaches over 100,000 views

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Blanco's channel on YouTube reached over 100,000 views recently, strengthening the company's social media presence.


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Marmomacc Meets Design focuses on sustainability

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One of the goals of Marmomacc is to form a bridge between stone producers and the architecture and design community, and evidence of this can be found across the exhibit space.


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Cold Spring Granite's dimensional stone declared Red List Free product

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Cold Spring Granite announced that it has disclosed all components of its dimensional stone (granite and limestone) on the Declare™ product database


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"Limestone" by Crossville

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Crossville, Inc. has announced the introduction of "Limestone," a new porcelain tile collection that captures the appearance of the natural stone from which it borrows its name.


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Time to start promoting green practices

By Michael Reis
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I realize that the term “Green Building” is more than a bit overused these days — to the point that it is almost a cliché, in my opinion.


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Green practices in stone production

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At Marbrasa Marmores e Granitos do Brasil Ltda., the company’s production units operate in a way that fosters the natural environment


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The Stone Fashion Show at Marmomacc in Verona

As usual, stone suppliers from Italy and around the world relied on the Marmomacc fair to showcase some of the latest stone materials to the international marketplace. The following is a look at just some of the stone materials on display in Verona.

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Stone World August 2014 cover

2014 August

Check out the August issue of Stone World which features content about the MIA/Stone World Summit in Virginia and a sneak peek of TISE East.

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CSTD Summer 2014 cover

2014 Summer

Check out articles about the Windy Creek Casino renovation,the El Alear Condominium complex in San Pedro Garza Garcia, and a Coverings product review.

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STONE STANDARD

Are you aware of the new stone standard – ANSI/NSC 373 Sustainability Assessment for Natural Dimension Stone?
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How to Polish & Restore Marble Flooring

This video will show you step-by-step how to resurface and polish marble flooring from grinding and removing lippage and scratches to achieving a highly reflective polish.

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2014 Stone World Stone Guide

The directory for Stone, Equipment and Supplies - the single information resource readers turn to.

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stone industry educationStone Industry Education is sponsored by Stone World Magazine and Marble Institute of America. The SIE events will help you: strengthen your skills, build your business, and  increase profit in your shop.  Check out stoneindustryeducation.com to register for upcoming fabricator and installer seminars.

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