Resources

Browse our database of stone industry resources which includes Material Fact Sheets, Case Studies, Best Practices, and Life Cycle Inventories.

Transportation Best Practices

Continuous improvement of a transportation system requires frequent assessment of current operations. Both the shipper’s practices as well as the carriers’ performance should be evaluated, and feedback should be collected...

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Solid Waste Management Best Practices

It is estimated that 175 million tons of quarrying waste are produced each year,¹ and although a portion of this waste may be utilized on-site, such as for excavation pit...

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Quarry Site Best Practices

To address the potential stresses posed on the environment by the extraction of stone, read these operational suggestions which encourage environmentally responsible quarry practices. Proper site maintenance can reduce costs...

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Water Consumption, Treatment, & Reuse Best Practices

Multiple quarry and fabrication processes implement water, often in continuous streams. In fact, it is a part of almost every step in the extraction, cutting, and finishing of dimensional stone...

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