Sources: National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, Silver Spring, Md.; Environmental Protection Agency
EPA is accepting through September 13 applications for the third annual Climate Leadership Awards program, recognizing individuals and organizations leading the way in greenhouse gas emissions management and reduction efforts. In 2012, the EPA’s Climate Protection Partnerships Division presented the first Climate Leadership Awards to 21 recipients. The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has alerted producer members of the program, especially encouraging those with Environmental Product Declarations, Sustainable Plant Certifications or certified GHG emissions reduction activities to apply.
Climate Leadership Award Recognition Categories are Organizational, Individual or Supply Chain Leadership, and Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management/Goal Achievement and Goal Setting Award or Certificate. Past winners include general contractor top gun Turner Construction Co. Additional details can be obtained here or from NRMCA’s Tien Peng, 206/913-8535; [email protected].