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Trump to nominate Wheeler to head EPA

November 19, 2018By

The announcement about Andrew Wheeler, EPA’s current administrator, came during a Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony at the White House.

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Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Alabama)

Addressing America’s workforce training issue

September 25, 2018By

Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Alabama) visited with the industry at the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s Legislative & Policy Forum, stressing the need for new approaches to workforce training.

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EPA administrator Pruitt resigns

July 6, 2018By

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt resigned from his position, as announced by President Trump on Twitter.

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Regulatory measures to keep an eye on this year

Regulatory measures to keep an eye on this year

May 23, 2018By

A target date was set for the Environmental Protection Agency to release a proposed rewrite of the 2015 Waters of the United States rule, but that’s not the only rule aggregate producers should be watching.

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Express Blower earns emissions certifications

April 3, 2018By

Express Blower received certification on its self-contained machines as required by the EPA Tier 4 Final, European Union Stage IV and CARB emissions standards.

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EPA puts WOTUS on hold, to rework rule

February 3, 2018By

Implementation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule is officially delayed until 2020.

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Pit & Quarry on the road in 2017

November 20, 2017By

Pit & Quarry’s staff made some educational stops on the road over the last couple of months. Find out what we learned from them.

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EPA administrator, Interior secretary visit with industry

September 26, 2017By

The administrator of the U.S. EPA and the secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior appeared at NSSGA’s inaugural Legislative & Policy Forum this week. Find out what they had to say.

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