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The fully automated water recycling system uses and recycles about 14,000 gallons of water per minute to separate sand fines. Photo by Kevin Yanik

The industry reacts to the new WOTUS definition

January 24, 2020By

Aggregate producers were quick to weigh in on the Environmental Protection Agency’s replacement Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule, which should ease the burden they felt from a previous definition.

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Cemex's digital technology blends and produces pre-ordered aggregate mixes for customer pick-up. Photo by Zach Mentz

ROCKS Act introduced to Congress

November 20, 2019By

The House introduced legislation that would allow stakeholders at the federal, state and local levels to evaluate the use of aggregate for construction and transportation projects. 

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NSSGA tabs Environmental Excellence award winners

November 14, 2019By

NSSGA’s Environmental Excellence award recognizes operations that actively demonstrate a commitment to the exemplary use of environmental controls.

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NSSGA appoints VP of government, regulatory affairs

March 25, 2019By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association promoted Michele Stanley to vice president of government and regulatory affairs.

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NSSGA establishes industrial sand division

December 14, 2018By

Members of the National Industrial Sand Association are joining the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) in a new Industrial Sand Division.

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EPA, U.S. Army propose new WOTUS definition

December 11, 2018By

The U.S. Environmental Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army proposed a new definition of “waters of the United States” that clarifies federal authority under the Clean Water Act, the agencies say.

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Former NSSGA VP dies

September 20, 2018By

William “Bill” Ford, former senior vice president of the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA), has passed away.

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Vulcan, Martin Marietta among NSSGA safety award winners

August 31, 2018By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) revealed the Gold Award recipients of its 2018 Safety Excellence and Sterling Safety Awards.

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