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2017 NCMA Training Events

Hazardous WasteCompliance Workshops

Eventbrite - Fall 2016 Session: North Carolina Hazardous Waste Compliance Workshop

May 4, 2017 - Wilmington
May 11, 2017 - Greensboro
May 18, 2017 - Raleigh
May 25, 2017 - Asheville
Nov. 2, 2017 - Concord

2017 Environmental, Energy, Health and Safety (EEHS) School

Aug. 7-8, 2017 - Raleigh

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2017 Air Quality
Compliance Workshops

March 14, 2017 - Raleigh
March 21, 2017 - Hickory

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NCMA's Top Stories In The News

NCMA Government Affairs Call Monday, May 22 @ 11 AM

Conference Call[Public Content] NCMA's Government Affairs Committee has a conference call to discuss pending legislation every Monday at 11 AM when the North Carolina General Assembly is in session. The next call will be Monday, May 22 @ 11 AM. [May 19, 2017]


Legislative Update for May 15-19, 2017

NCGAThis week has been another quiet week at the General Assembly.  Here is a recap. [May 19, 2017]



Invitation to Join Two New NCMA Ad Hoc Committees

NCMA CommittesAt its meeting on May 4, the NCMA Science and Technology Committee announced the formation of two ad hoc committees.  The first is the Ad Hoc Committee on NC's Use of Human Health Criteria in Setting Water Quality Standards; and the second is the Ad Hoc Committee on Review of Air Quality Rule-making Proposals. [May 19, 2017]

OSHA Suspends Rule Requiring Firms Report Injury, Illness Data Online

Electronic Reporting[Public Content] The federal OSHA announced May 17, 2017 that it intends to delay the July 1, 2017 compliance date for the electronic submission of OSHA injury and illness records on the 2016 Form 300A. [May 19, 2017]



DAQ Sets Stakeholder Meeting on Re-adoption of Air Toxics Rules for June 5

Air Quality Rules[Public Content] The next stakeholder meeting to review DAQ's Group 3 rules, including the Air Toxics rules, will be June 5. [May 19, 2017]




Exhibitor Registration Opens for 2017 EEHS School

Exhibition Hall[Public Content] Exhibitors at last year’s 2016 North Carolina Environmental, Energy, Health and Safety (EEHS) School are invited to renew their  exhibition space for the 2017 EEHS School being held August 7-8, 2017, at the McKimmon Conference and Training Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. Beginning April 17, 2017, we will accept applications from both returning and new exhibitors online at: https://2017-eehs-school-exhibitor.eventbrite.com. [March 31, 2017]

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