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Va. Aggregate Operations Awarded

The Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance and the Virginia Department of Mines handed out awards to that state's top performing mines for safety, reclaimation and community relations

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Epa Sets Limits On Toxic Emissions From Cement Plants

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued its final rules on emissions of mercury, particle pollution and other pollutants from Portland cement manufacturing, the third-largest source of mercury air emissions in the United States

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Lafarge Cement To Cut Co2 Emissions

Lafarge Canada's Nova Scotia cement plant will begin to develop a new type of blended cement that is expected to reduce annual greenhouse gas emissions by up to 76,000 tons by 2015

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Graniterock Donates To Horse Show

During a week-long horse show event in California next month, equestrians typically are not thinking about the clean up involved after hundreds of horses and their riders compete in hunting and jumping competitions

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Vulcan'S Concrete Plant Green-Star Facility

The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association awarded Vulcan Materials Company, Western Division's Palomar Transit Mix subsidiary's Oceanside concrete plant with NRMCA's Green-Star Certification

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