“Life Cycle Assessment of Concrete Structures” provides detailed instructions on using the LCA tool to evaluate building products’ and projects’ environmental performance, plus a look at how the concrete industry is applying such analysis to the production process
NLRB Regional Director Rik Lineback has approved settlement of an agency complaint whereby Terre Haute, Ind.-based N.E.W. Interstate Concrete Inc. a) recognizes International Brotherhood of Teamsters-affiliated Chauffeurs, Teamsters, Warehousemen & Helpers Local Union No. 135 as a representative of its drivers; and, b) pays nearly $19,000 to make five reinstated employees whole and cover their pension contributions
PCA experts cite dire consequences tied to Environmental Protection Agency-proposed national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants (NESHAP): chiefly, closure of a minimum 30 cement plants subject to compliance-related investments, amounting to abatement equipment outlay of $60 million/plant average, and $4.7 billion industry wide
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