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U.S. Stone Industries Earns Natural Stone Sustainability Standard Certification Industry News Sustainable Practices

U.S. Stone Industries Earns Natural Stone Sustainability Standard Certification

U.S. Stone Industries in Herington, Kan., has earned certification to the Natural Stone Sustainability Standard (ANSI/NSI 373). The company has achieved Silver status for its fabrication facility, which processes limestone from raw blocks of stone ...

Natural Stone vs. Manmade Materials CEU Courses Now Available Educational Opportunities Industry News

Natural Stone vs. Manmade Materials CEU Courses Now Available

The Natural Stone Institute is proud to announce two new CEU courses covering Natural Stone vs. Manmade Materials in Exterior and Interior Applications. Both courses compare the versatility, performance characteristics, and green building considerations for ...

Natural Stone Institute Becomes Endorsing Partner of Hardscape North America Industry News

Natural Stone Institute Becomes Endorsing Partner of Hardscape North America

The Natural Stone Institute (NSI) has become an Endorsing Partner of Hardscape North America, a trade show for hardscape contractors, dealers and landscape professionals. Held annually in Louisville, Ky., the HNA and Equip Expo shows ...

Updated Dimension Stone Design Manual Available Now Industry News

Updated Dimension Stone Design Manual Available Now

The Natural Stone Institute is thrilled to announce that the newest version of the Dimension Stone Design Manual is now available. Dimension Stone Design Manual 2022 is available for download or hard copy purchase. The ...

Sustainability Standard Guidance Course Available at Natural Stone University Industry News Sustainable Practices

Sustainability Standard Guidance Course Available at Natural Stone University

A new course focused on the requirements needed to certify to the Natural Stone Sustainability Standard is now available at the Natural Stone University. This video series provides step-by-step guidance to help quarriers and producers ...