Stone, Sand & Gravel REVIEW - July/August 2017 - 23
Reform Efforts on Behalf
of the Aggregates Industry
President Trump shows a chart of the permitting process one must go through to build a road. His administration has
taken some steps to roll back burdensome regulations.
By NSSGA Staff
AS THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION looks at ways to ease regulations on American
businesses, NSSGA continues to advise the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),
Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) and others on how to address burdensome and unnecessary regulations and those not supported by sound science.
This article highlights a sample of NSSGA's many regulatory reform efforts.
EPA-Waters of the U.S.
Action Needed: Withdraw and replace
EPA's WOTUS rule.
NSSGA applauds the Trump administration's effort to rescind and reconsider the Waters of the U.S. rule.
NSSGA supports more workable and
pragmatic regulations including regulating waters with relatively permanent flow.
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