Links to further information on aggregates can be found below. The list is not exhaustive but provides both the casual and the more interested reader with a starting point.
Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund
Defra – Information on the cessation of the funding scheme in England.
Natural England - Information on the operation of the scheme by Natural England from 2009 – 2011.
Aggregate Industries – Aggregate Industries quarries, manufacturers and suppliers of a wide range of heavy building materials to the construction industry.
British Aggregate Association – Provides essential support to the independent aggregate sector and makes sure that their voice is heard at all levels of UK and EU administrations.
AggRegain – A free sustainable aggregates information service.
Institute of Quarrying – An international body serving members employed in or supplying material to, the aggregate, cement and recycling industries.
Mineral Products Association – UK trade association for the aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, lime, mortar and silica sand industries.
British Marine Aggregate Producers Association – UK trade association for marine aggregate producers.
Good Quarry – Source of information for those within the industry (operators, planners, consultants, etc.) and the public who may be affected by quarrying.
Planning for Minerals – British Geological Survey website used as a training resource in key planning issues related to aggregate minerals.
Minerals UK – British Geological Survey centre for sustainable mineral development.
Virtual Quarry – Interactive site about quarrying and rocks.