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Study: Drywall Demand To Grow 8.4%

The Freedonia Group is forecasting that global demand for drywall will grow 8.4% per year through 2014 to 10.7 billion square meters, a significant improvement over the 2004-2009 rate of growth

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Blue Mountain Hits Safety Milestone

Profile Products’s Blue Mountain manufacturing plant employees celebrated 750,000 consecutive hours without a lost-time accident, a streak that began March 7, 2002

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Niosh Accepting Hearing Award Entries

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and the National Hearing Conservation Association are accepting applications for the Safe-in-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Award

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Vulcan Calif. Mine Plans Approved

Vulcan Materials Company, Western Division was granted approval by the Azusa, Calif., city council for its revised conditional use permit, reclamation plan and development agreement for Azusa Rock

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Polaris Leases Calif. Aggregate Terminal

Polaris Minerals has entered into a lease with L.G. Everist for Berth D-44 in the Port of Long Beach, Calif., with an initial term of five years and three additional five-year extension options

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