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Sustainable Waste Management: Best Practices for Management of the Landfills

Sustainable Waste Management: Best Practices for Management of the Landfills

by Nuno Bonito According to World Commission on Environ-ment and Development (Bruntland Commission), 1987, “Sustainable development is the one that meets the present needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” Definition of Waste In... (Continue reading)

Set in Stone

Set in Stone

Arvicon International unveils India’s first luxury concept showroom at Dwarka, highlighting the lifestyle and luxury application of stone veneers In an endeavour to revolutionise the concept of sustainable, cost-effective and green outdoor and the home decor segment in India, Arvicon... (Continue reading)

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LAPIS LAZULI Blue Stone with Sparkling Gold Stars

LAPIS LAZULI Blue Stone with Sparkling Gold Stars

Two Chinamen, behind them a third, Are carved in lapis lazuli, Over them flies a long-legged bird, A symbol of longevity; The third, doubtless a serving-man, Carries a musical instrument. Every discolouration of the stone, Every accidental crack or dent,... (Continue reading)

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A thing of beauty is a joy forever

A thing of beauty is a joy forever

Having a decorative stone fountain in your own garden is a liberating experience. A fountain is a source of immense joy… Fountains are soothing psychological outlets. Hypnotic and enduringly charming, they take exhausted minds back to nature. In the refreshing... (Continue reading)

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MOSAIC Experiencing a Significant Contemporary Revival

MOSAIC Experiencing a Significant Contemporary Revival

The term “mosaic” originates from Italy, but the art form itself existed long before Roman times. It is believed that mosaics were being made some 4,000 years ago. Many of the mosaics that were made in ancient times have survived... (Continue reading)

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Characterisation and Valorisation of Marble Slurries

Characterisation and Valorisation of Marble Slurries

This article presents the results achieved by European partnership (Spain/Italy/Portugal) during the recyslurry project – Pilot plant for characterising and drying slurries. The article compiles the activities carried out by the partners involved in the activities of pilot plant for... (Continue reading)

Revolutionary micro-coating for marble counters

Revolutionary micro-coating  for marble counters

One of the major concern with the marble countertops is its maintenance – as marble is acid sensitive in these applications. It will come in regular contact with acid materials. In just one example of steps being taken to protect... (Continue reading)

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How Marble Is Rolled Out at R.K. Marble

How Marble Is Rolled Out at  R.K. Marble

Stone or rock is a naturally-occurring solid aggregate of minerals that also forms the earth’s outer solid layer. Stone is generally of three types – igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic. Stone products that are used commercially include natural stone products and... (Continue reading)

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