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NSSGA Seeks Awards of Excellence Applicants

National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) member companies can apply for Community Relations, Safety and Health and Environmental Excellence, from March 15 through May 17.

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Congressional Infrastructure Action Moves Forward

The U.S. House of Representatives and Senate recently held infrastructure hearings in anticipation of President Trump’s 2020 budget release and a possible future comprehensive infrastructure package, according to The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA).

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NIOSH Releases Software Tool for Hazard Recognition Training

Aggregates plant workers can now challenge themselves to identify workplace hazards with a preview release of EXAMiner software from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).

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Use of Shingles in Asphalt Pavements Guide Updated

Across the United States, about four out of every five homes have asphalt shingle roofs. Annually, as those roofs are replaced and maintained, about 12 tons of waste shingles are generated, and another 1.2 million tons of manufacturing waste shingles are generated during the production of new shingles.

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