Coordination meeting about EcoMaterials 2005

As part of the preparation for the Third Internacional EcoMaterials Conference (Santa Clara, November 2005) a coordination meeting took place in Cuba about publications on our Website and the newsletters, EcoSouth and EcoSur. More participants are expected to attend EcoMaterials 2005 than the previous conferences, that reveals the prestige that this events has acquired within the scientific community concerned with ecologically and economically sustainable construction materials. It became clear that publications in the Website have divulged the conference to a greater audience. During the past three years visits to have  increased to the current 7,500 monthly.

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Marcelino Castro
Civil Engineer (MSc)
Spanish, English, Russian.
MCR tiles, instruction, quality control, experience in many cultures.



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