The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association‘s (NSSGA) president and CEO Michael W. Johnson has issued a statement on the appointmet of Andrew Wheeler as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
“We commend the Senate for confirming Andrew Wheeler as EPA Administrator. Andrew Wheeler will provide the leadership necessary to administer the programs that provide for clean air and water to all Americans. Aggregates producers need regulatory certainty to operate and build America’s communities and the roadways that connect them. We look forward to working with Administrator Wheeler and his staff on regulations that are vital to protecting the environment and allowing businesses to operate and compete in the global marketplace.”