Embodied Carbon in Natural Building Stone in Scotland

This paper looks at the embodied energy aspects associated with the procurement of building stone- how much carbon is used in extracting, processing and delivering stone from various sources. The benefits of a local sourcing of stone are discussed and options for further study.

  • Audiences:

    Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts
  • Date Published:

    01 March 2010
  • Publisher:

    Historic Scotland
  • Publication Types:

    Technical Paper, Technical, Advice & Guidance
  • Format(s):

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