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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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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Pca: $4.7B Price Tag For Epa Proposal

In a June 28 webinar hosted by Cement Americas, Portland Cement Association’s Vice President-Regulatory Affairs Andrew O’Hare, CAE, and Chief Economist Edward Sullivan cited dire consequences for the cement industry of national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants (NESHAP) proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency

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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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Inspector General Memo Points To Gaps In Pattern Of Violations

The Mine Safety and Health Administration responded to last week’s alert memorandum issued by the department’s Office of Inspector General, which highlights flaws in MSHA’s past implementation of its Pattern of Violations authority, including setting limits on the number of mines the agency targeted for potential POV because of resource limitations

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