More than ever before, sustainability is a top concern for today’s educated consumer. It seems everyone from the college co-ed to the Baby Boomer-retiree wants to know if the products they consumer are produced in an environmentally responsible manner.
For these increasingly environmentally conscious consumers, material certification is becoming more important to reassure them best practices are being followed. Product labels abound, declaring contents inside are environmentally friendly.The stone industry has responded with its own material certification program. Now, a third-party verified standard for natural dimension stone helps clearly identify which stones are produced in an economically, environmentally and socially responsible manner.