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Nrmca, Epa Agreement Aims To Reduce PlantsÌ Environmental Footprint

With an eye toward industry-wide promotion of environmental management tools and Clean Water Act compliance, NRMCA and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials have signed a memorandum of understanding titled “Beyond Compliance: Principles of Environmental Stewardship - New Agreement to Reduce Environmental Footprint of Ready Mixed Concrete Operations.”

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Knife River Bolts On Yarbrough's To Texas Platform

MDU has acquired Yarbrough's Dirt Pit, Inc (dba Yarbrough's Material & Construction), which operates a ready mixed plant and 300,000-plus-tons/year aggregate distribution yard near Sour Lake, Texas

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Newsweek names CO2-capturing binder among 10 Big Green Ideas

Calera Corp., the northern California technology developer eyeing carbon dioxide-capturing aggregate or supplementary cementitious materials, is recognized in the Newsweek 2010 Green Rankings.

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