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TACA Hosts Environmental & Sustainability Seminar

The Texas Aggregates & Concrete Association (TACA) – the leading state trade association for the aggregate, concrete, cement and associated industries – welcomed more than 90 attendees to its Environmental & Sustainability Seminar on Sept. 10-12 at the Marriott Riverwalk in San Antonio.

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EPA Withdraws Waters of the U.S. Rule

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has withdrawn the 2015 Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule. "This is a positive step forward to realizing a more achievable WOTUS rule," stated the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA).

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AEM Spotlights Damage Caused By Trump Tariffs

Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) President Dennis Slater issued the following statement on new data that shows American businesses paid a record $6.8 billion in July due to Trump Administration tariffs. Extra import tariffs have now cost U.S. taxpayers $30 billion.

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Graniterock Ready to Move a Mountain

A $68 million project to protect southern Santa Clara County, Calif., residents and businesses from Llagas Creek flooding requires removing a mountain of dirt from the creek – 650,000 yds. to be exact.

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Manufacturer, Aggregates Producer in Turnkey Hybrid Power Solution

Simark Controls, a SFC Energy AG company, has won a contract for EFOY's turnkey hybrid power solutions with Okanagan Aggregates Ltd. (OAL). The EFOY solutions provide clean, reliable power for LED lighting and other power consumers at the brake test and replacement locations along the Trans-Canada Highway in Yoho National Park.

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