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11 March 2010 | SHE

THE Mineral Products Association (MPA) is calling for future use of the Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund (ALSF) in England to be more strongly focused on local communities.

08 March 2010 | Quarrying

THE Mineral Products Association (MPA) has launched an agenda which sets out five key strategic priorities that will allow the industry to support and help deliver the Government’s economic,...

26 February 2010 | Mineral Planning

THE Mineral Products Association (MPA) has given a mixed reaction to the publication of the Conservative Party’s long-awaited policy Green Paper on planning.

16 February 2010 | Quarrying

THE dramatic reduction in aggregates and cement industry sales in 2008 and 2009 provides further evidence of the scale of the construction recession and highlights the need for government to...

29 January 2010 | Quarrying

THE Mineral Products Association (MPA) has this week called on the Government to resist moves to increase its commitment to a –30% carbon reduction target until further comparable unilateral...

20 January 2010 | Mineral Planning

THE Mineral Products Association (MPA) believes that the recently published Evidence in Public (EiP) Panel Report on proposed amendments to Regional Spatial Strategy (RSS) planning policy for the...

15 January 2010 | SHE

THE Mineral Products Association’s first Sustainable Development Report provides further evidence of the strong sustainability performance of the mineral products industry and MPA members in...

18 November 2009 | Quarrying

SALES volumes of aggregates, cement, ready-mixed concrete and asphalt again fell significantly in the third quarter of 2009 compared with the same period last year, according to the latest...

23 October 2009 | SHE

LEADING UK cement manufacturers Lafarge have been recognized for their ongoing commitment to health and safety by picking up a collection of awards and commendations spanning their entire business...

07 October 2009 | SHE
THE UK cement manufacturing industry has published, online, its 2008 Performance Report, which sets out actual environmental and social performance against a wide range of targets, as agreed...
06 October 2009 | SHE

THE Mineral Products Association’s Health and Safety Best Practice Awards 2009 took place today [6 October] at the Institution of Civil Engineers in central London, in front of more than 200...

17 September 2009 | Mineral Planning

THE Mineral Products Association (MPA) says its assessment of the operation of the ‘plan-led’ elements of the mineral planning system indicates that it is simply not delivering, making it...

09 April 2009 | Quarrying

THE Mineral Products Association (MPA) has called on the Government to freeze the rate of the aggregates levy and not to implement the planned 2009/10 increases, in light of the dire market...

05 March 2009 | Quarrying

THE Mineral Products Association (MPA), the representative body for the UK aggregates, asphalt, cement, concrete, lime, mortar and silica sand industries, has now been established following the...

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19 March 2012 | Business & Finance

MPA chief economist explains what it means for us

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