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Making Lobby Day Count

If you missed this year’s ACMA Composites Build America National Lobby Day, May 22-23 in Washington, D.C., you missed a major success. Representatives from more than 30 ACMA member companies, as well as...

Combustible Dusts and Your Customers

Since its adoption in 1983, the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) has required manufacturers and importers of substances (typically chemicals and mixtures) to: review the available scientific...

Update on ACI Committee 440 from Fall Convention

At the recently held American Concrete Institute Fall Convention in Toronto, Canada, Oct. 21-23, the ACI Committee 440 – FRP Reinforcement is very busy on a number of activities ranging from development of...
The new MAP-21 could result in a significant increase in market opportunities for composite highway components such as bridge deck panels, girders and reinforcing bar for concrete bridge decks

Building the Future America

The new highway funding bill paves the way to increased composites usage Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21), a highway funding bill signed into law by President Obama on July 6, 2012,...