Corrosion of stonework


Stonework is corroding through the world mostly due to pollution of the atmosphere. While the rate of corrosion on structurally used stone may be very slow, a centimetre a century, this rate on decorative stonework is disastrous. Priceless statues are being eaten away.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST