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Summer Of Regulatory Love

Aggressive measures lawmakers and regulators advanced this past month enable historic expansion of the federal government's role in concrete and cement.

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Cement Tax

The U.S. Senate-bound American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (note Editorial, page 4) establishes a cap-and-trade system to limit carbon dioxide

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Silica Fume Alternative

Cemstone positions high-reactivity metakaolin (HRM) in the supplementary cementitious material mainstream. Under a new partnership with Calgary-based Whitemud Resources, Inc., Cemstone Products Co., Mendota Heights, Minn., has begun using WhitemudMK branded HRM in concrete mix designs for heavy/civil work, including bridges, structural slabs and parking garages.

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