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15 September 2008 | Quarrying

REFLECTING the changes taking place in the industry, the British Cement Association (BCA), the Quarry Products Association (QPA) and The Concrete Centre (TCC) are to merge to form a new, single...

01 August 2008 | Aggregate Recycling

Defra appears to have dealt a blow to quarry firms seeking an environmental permitting exemption for soil produced in excavations to be processed for re-use off-site, as it opens its formal...

18 July 2007 | Mineral Planning

THE Quarry Products Association has raised serious concerns about the current Planning White Paper on the grounds that it will burden quarry operators with substantially increased costs when...

13 June 2007 | Asphalt & Surfacing

SUSTAINABILITY, energy efficiency, climate change and society’s carbon footprint are key concerns in the modern world.

01 June 2007 | SHE

Industry leaders are calling on all aggregate producers and processors buying plant such as excavators and wheeled loaders at this year’s Hillhead International Quarrying and Recycling Show to...

30 May 2007 | Aggregate Recycling

REACTING to last week’s announcement of the new Waste Strategy for England by Environment Minister David Miliband, the Quarry Products Association has accused the Minister of having tunnel vision...

02 May 2007 | SHE


THIS year’s QPA Showcase event, which takes place on 17 May at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London, will celebrate 10 successful years of the Quarry Products Association.

01 May 2007 | SHE

Many employers, particularly SMEs, are confused by the numerous health and safety occupational standards and training courses available.

26 April 2007 | SHE has received a welcome boost from the Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund after the Quarry Products Association’s ‘lead partner’ application to the Minerals Industry Sustainable...