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Estonia hosts the 10th Anniversary European Minerals Day Launch Event!

Brussels, 25 September 2017. From 22-24 September, more than 130 quarries and plants in 27 countries opened their doors welcoming around 30.000 children and adults to celebrate European Minerals Day and have the rare opportunity to explore the world of minerals and experience how they are sustainable extracted. Typical activities include school visits, guided tours, […]

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Minerals Matter!

The importance of minerals: guaranteeing jobs, growth and essential products On 25 September, the European Minerals Day 2015 – a biannual pan-European Quarry Open Day initiative – was officially launched at the Cimalux quarry site, uniquely located at the cross border in Luxembourg and France. Under the auspices of the Luxembourg Presidency of the Council […]

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Opening Ceremony under the Luxembourg EU Presidency

On 25 September, the 2015 European Minerals Days will be inaugurated at a Launch Ceremony hosted at the Cimalux cement operations in Rumelange (Grand Duchy of Luxembourg) on the Luxembourg-French border. The event will take place under the Luxembourg EU Presidency, welcoming Mr François Bausch, Minister of Sustainable Development and Infrastructures, to inaugurate alongside the European Commission and a […]

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23 Countries taking part in the European Minerals Day 2015!

On 25-27 September 2015, European minerals producers in 23 countries will be opening their doors to the public at the occasion of the 2015 European Minerals Day. Numerous events will be hosted all over Europe and beyond: Austria, Belgium, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Germany, Spain, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Sweden, Slovenia, Turkey, United Kingdom, Ukraine, as well […]

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8 sectors partner up under the European Minerals Day 2015

This year, mineral raw materials companies from the industrial minerals, gypsum, cement, salt, metals and mining sector, as well as the European geological surveys and the research platform ETP SMR, partner up under this pan-European awareness raising initiative and organise local events throughout Europe on 25-27 September. They can count on the active support of […]

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