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[Public Content] NCMA's Science and Technology Committee, and NCMA's Government Affairs Committee, will meet jointly at 1 PM on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, at the NCMA office for our annual session to develop an initial list of priority issues that deserve the focus of NCMA's efforts and resources during 2017. All NCMA members and business partners are invited to participate. You do not need to be a member of either committee to participate or to submit an issue. [August 12, 2016
[Public Content] This year NCMA has chosen a new location for the NCMA Annual Meeting. The 2016 Annual Meeting will be held at the Hilton Hotel on the banks of the Cape Fear River in historic downtown Wilmington on September 19-20, 2016. If you have not already done so, you will want to make your room reservations very soon. The cutoff date for our block of rooms at the NCMA preferred rate is August 18. [August 12, 2016]
[Public Content] The NCMA Annual Meeting will be held at the Hilton Hotel on the banks of the Cape Fear River in Wilmington on September 19 and 20. Registration for NCMA’s 2016 Annual Meeting is open. Please make plans to attend the Annual Meeting. We need your input and support as we develop our priorities as an organization for 2017. Click Here to Register TODAY
[Public Content] The state's epidemiologist resigned her position August 10, accusing officials in the state's environmental and health agencies of misleading the public and pushing a "false narrative" about the health risks to well owners who live near coal ash storage ponds. [August 12, 2016]
[Public Content] Michael Scott, Director of DEQ’s Division of Waste Management, describes in an August 10, 2016 OP-ED article how the state is cleaning up more contaminated property across North Carolina using a new law that NCMA advocated to expand the risk-based cleanup approach. [August 12, 2016]
[Public Content] Corning Inc., an NCMA member company, is looking for a Safety Leader for its Wilmington NC location. This position is responsible for promoting a safe work environment for all plant employees. Duties include facilitating and communicating Safety programs and policies. [August 12, 2016]
[Public Content] The Carolinas Air Pollution Control Association (CAPCA) will hold its annual Fall Conference Oct. 12–14, 2016, at the Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort, Myrtle Beach, S.C. For more information go to: http://capca-carolinas.org/conferences/2016-fall/.