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Did You Know: Geosynthetics and Flood Protection

Did You Know… geosynthetics prevent floods and protect lives, livelihoods and property? Changes in weather patterns are one of the principal effects of climate change. We are now seeing more

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Sustainability eBook Now In Portuguese!

A Portuguese version of the IGS Sustainability eBook has become the eighth translated edition of the popular publication. It follows versions in German, Italian, Chinese, Spanish, Turkish, Japanese and French,

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Portuguese Webinar: ‘Sustainable Solutions in Geosynthetic-Reinforced Soils’

  Portuguese speakers are set to enjoy a webinar covering ‘Sustainable Solutions in Geosynthetic Reinforced Soils’ later this month. The IGS Pan American Committee is hosting this event in Portuguese,

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Geosynthetics and Sustainability Webinar – How is Our Industry Doing?

Please join the IGS North America chapter for a sustainability webinar presented by Boyd Ramsey, who will focus on the geosynthetic industry is contributing to green engineering goals. Geosynthetics make

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Follow IGS Videos on YouTube

The International Geosynthetics Society (IGS) continues to diversify its educational offerings, holding major in-person conferences, supporting webinars, opening its vault of technical papers to the world, and, increasingly, posting videos.

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GeoAsia 7 Abstracts Due July 31

The abstracts deadline for the 7th Asian Regional Conference on Geosynthetics (GeoAsia 7) is getting close! The extended deadline is set for 31 July 2021. GeoAsia 7 will take place

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Did You Know: Geosynthetics and Soil Erosion Prevention

Did You Know…geosynthetics protect land and water resources by preventing soil erosion and supporting vegetation? Soil erosion can have a significant negative impact on our water resources, biodiversity and the

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ACigs Durability and Sustainability in Geosynthetics Event

The Australasian Chapter of the IGS (ACigs) recently hosted a hybrid in-person, face-to-face seminar, as well as a virtual online seminar. This was the first opportunity in quite a while

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Sustainability eBook Now In German!

A translated version of the IGS Sustainability eBook is now available in German. The latest edition adds to those previously published in French, Japanese, Turkish, Spanish, Chinese and Italian, with

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Sustainability eBook Now In Italian!

Italian speakers can now enjoy a translated version of the IGS Sustainability eBook. The Italian edition joins versions previously published in French, Japanese, Turkish, Spanish and Chinese, with more in