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Understanding the need for a sustainability standard

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Understanding the need for a sustainability standard

At the recent stone fair, Marmomacc 2011 in Verona, Italy, I had a chance to visit with producers from around the world regarding the state of the stone industry. I was interested in learning their thoughts about the future and the competitive opportunities and challenges we are likely to face in the next decade. Specifically, I was looking to measure the foreign stone industry’s level of engagement relative to sustainable construction and how they view its impact on building product suppliers. Shortly after that, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) held its 10th annual Greenbuild...

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