Can Cement Absorb CO2?

A recent study shows that mortar can gradually absorb carbon dioxide, which could reduce the amount of global greenhouse gasses in the future. Read more about this story in this week’s PMD Newsline as well as other articles cultivated for producers of pulverized minerals.

National Committee Helps to Create a Safe and Healthy Environment for Quarry Workers

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine committee was formed to study and investigate the effects of coal mine dust exposure on quarry workers and to help figure out ways to keep workers safe in underground mines.

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Global Calcium Carbonate Market to Grow 6 Percent Between 2016-2020

Due to its increased use as an industrial filler, a new report states that the global calcium carbonate market is expected to grow 6 percent in the next few years.