Tag: NSSGA

NSSGA addresses regulations with US labor secretary

July 6, 2017By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) met with U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta to address regulations faced by aggregate operations.

EPA takes action to rescind WOTUS rule

June 28, 2017By

The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing a rule to rescind the Clean Water Rule and re-codify the text that existed prior to 2015 to define Waters of the United States (WOTUS).

Study shows positive impact of aggregate operations

June 12, 2017By

The Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal and Economic Public Policy released a study that shows the positive impact of stone, sand or gravel operations.

Aggregate producers anticipating fewer regulations with Trump

May 24, 2017By

Aggregate producers are hoping the new landscape in Washington means fewer industry regulations and more infrastructure spending.

Aggregate industry to lobby about pressing infrastructure need

May 15, 2017By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association will participate in the Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Fly-In this week, drawing more than 100 people from the aggregate industry to Washington.

White House receives WOTUS withdrawal rule

May 4, 2017By

The White House received a rule called the Definition of “Waters of the United States” – Recodification of Preexisting Rules,” which is undergoing inter-agency review.

U.S. Senate confirms Acosta as labor secretary

May 1, 2017By

The confirmation of Alexander Acosta paves the way for movement on other posts in the Department of Labor, including the next assistant secretary of the Mine Safety & Health Administration.

White House soaking in comments regarding regulations

April 18, 2017By

According to a report, the Trump administration is inclined to accept a number of public comments regarding the regulation of U.S. businesses.