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USCC, NEBRA and others oppose Alaska PFAS regs

USCC, NEBRA and others oppose Alaska PFAS regs

The US Composting Council has signed on in support of a letter written by the North East Biosolids and Residuals Association (NEBRA) and North West Biosolids opposing draft amendments to Alaska’s Oil and and Hazardous Substances Pollution Control regulations (click here to read more). The amendments concern cleanup of Polyfluoroalkyl Substances.

ARTBA Foundation rolls out new study guide to prep for Safety Certification Exam

ARTBA Foundation rolls out new study guide  to prep for Safety Certification Exam

WASHINGTON, DC — A newly expanded study guide featuring 80 practice questions with answer key and explanation is designed to provide a big boost to industry professionals preparing for the Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™ (SCTPP) exam.

October construction unemployment rates down in 45 states year over year, says ABC

October construction unemployment rates down in 45 states year over year, says ABC

WASHINGTON, DC — Estimated October construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 45 states on a year-over-year basis, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today by Associated Builders and Contractors.

Safety Summit 2019 keynote speaker

Day two keynote speaker, Joe Tantarelli will present Wed., April 10, 2019 at 8:20 AM. A true story that sounds like a horror movie. In this gut‑wrenching Keynote, Joe Tantarelli recalls the events of June 5, 1983 – the day he was nearly buried alive as he was installing pipe in a trench that suddenly […]

AGC NYS partners with Benetech to provide on-demand NYS sexual harassment training webinar

AGC NYS partners with Benetech to provide on-demand NYS sexual harassment training webinar

Complete Your Annual NYS Sexual Harassment Training with AGC NYS AGC NYS has partnered with Benetech to offer Sexual Harassment Training that meets the New York State Requirements. This exclusive training program is compatible with both desktop and mobile devices, allowing for easy administration at the office or in the field.