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REMINDER: Earth Day is April 22! April 19, 2017
Remember that Earth Day is Saturday, April 22, 2017! This marks an important day of the year to show, as an association, our support of local communities and environmental stewardship.
Cap and Trade Update April 18, 2017
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Uxbridge Council Calls for Stronger Action on Gravel Pit Fees April 13, 2017
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Community Relations Award – Dufferin Aggregates April 10, 2017
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From the Archives: Material Success April 7, 2017
Aggregate producers contribute to the construction of Oakville's new $2.2-billion hospital
Find Us Online – Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn April 4, 2017
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REMINDER: Earth Day is April 22!

April 19, 2017 at 3:50 PM

Remember that Earth Day is Saturday, April 22, 2017! This marks an important day of the year to show, as an association, our support of local communities and environmental stewardship.

Thank you to all our members who have developed and successfully implemented industry-leading policies, programs and projects that make positive contributions to the environment and motivate leadership within the industry.

For more information on Earth Day and the initiatives taking place across the globe, visit earthday.org.