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NSSGA Approves of TSCA

unnamed 5June 10, 2016 – President Obama is expected to sign the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) soon, now that both chambers of Congress approved the first update to regulating toxic chemicals in 26 years.

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Stay Out, Stay Alive

MSHAMay 31, 2016 – Each year, dozens of people are injured or killed while exploring or playing on active and abandoned mine property. Records show that about 30 members of the public lose their lives at mines each year; more than 60 percent due to drowning while swimming, diving, partying, boating or fishing in quarry lakes. Others are killed in motorcycle, ATV and SUV accidents, and others in falls from highwalls or down shafts. As many as four people have perished in a single event. The ages of victims range from two to 85 years old, but the greatest percentage are teenagers and those in their 20s.

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CASE Offers Equipment Grant

BLOG CASEMay 17, 2016 – CASE is on the case. CASE Construction Equipment has launched the Dire States Equipment Grant – a new grant that will provide one winning community with $25,000 in free equipment use to help offset the costs of building or repairing a critical piece of local infrastructure.

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Back on the Job

CarmeuseMay 15, 2016 – Officials with Carmeuse Lime and Stone said they will be recalling most of the workers laid off at the company's Maysville, Ken., facility this spring.

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Vulcan Rocks Savannah

BLOG Vulcan 150May 4, 2016 –Vulcan Materials Co. held a ribbon-cutting and grand opening for its newest facility, the Savannah Sales Yard in Garden City, Ga.

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