The Health Effects of Silica Exposure

Every worksite in the stone and concrete industries needs to manage silica particle exposure. Silica is a chemical agent, commonly found in industrial wastewater, that can cause long-term health problems to workers exposed to it. Over time, symptoms compound, eventually leading to serious problems. Taking proper precautions to minimize silica exposure is a critical part of keeping workers safe and

Automation in the Stone Industry: What’s in Store for the Future?

Picture of a worker cutting stone with the logo for Full Circle Water

You may have noticed that the stone industry is turning to automation. In fact, according to a recent study, the industrial automation market had a value of $175 billion in 2020, and it’s predicted to keep growing over the years. So, what’s driving this stone industry trend? And what does it mean for the future of the industry? Let’s take