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Natural Stone Institute Announces 2023 Stone Industry Education Series Educational Opportunities Industry News

Natural Stone Institute Announces 2023 Stone Industry Education Series

The Natural Stone Institute and Stone World magazine are pleased to announce the schedule for the 2023 Stone Industry Education Series. Stone Summits will be led by industry leaders and will cover a wide range ...

Natural Stone Institute Completes 45th Home with Gary Sinise Foundation Industry News

Natural Stone Institute Completes 45th Home with Gary Sinise Foundation

The Natural Stone Institute has provided natural stone and fabrication services for its 45th home with the Gary Sinise Foundation through its R.I.S.E. (Restoring Independence Supporting Empowerment) program. The Foundation’s R.I.S.E. program builds 100% mortgage-free ...

Natural Stone Institute Publishes First Industry-Wide Environmental Product Declarations and Health Product Declarations for Natural Stone Industry News

Natural Stone Institute Publishes First Industry-Wide Environmental Product Declarations and Health Product Declarations for Natural Stone

The Natural Stone Institute has published industry-wide ISO Type III environmental declarations, also called environmental product declarations (EPDs), for three applications of natural dimension stone: Cladding, Flooring/Paving, and Countertops. Also published are 13 Health Product ...

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 ...