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2016/11/18

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Coming Meetings

EGU 2019, Vienna, 7-12 April ERE7.2/EOS11.2 Heritage Stones: construction and restoration materials for sustainable development    

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2015/09/18

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Portland Stone, Larvikite, Estremoz, Petit granit,…

Portland Stone, from the United Kingdom, and Larvikite, from Norway, Estremoz marble from Portugal,… Up to fifteen stones were reviewed and approved as GHSR (up to December 2018). Several are...

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2015/08/25

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History

Details of the “Global Heritage Stone Resource” proposal were first provided publicly at the 33rd International Geological Congress in Oslo in August 2008. At the same conference it was agreed...

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Overview

The ‘Global Heritage Stone Resource’ designation seeks international recognition of natural stone resources that have achieved widespread utilization in human culture. Natural stone rarely excites major interest, despite the fact...

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