AFS strives to be an advocate for the industry in government and regulatory issues, whether it's through in-plant consultations for OSHA compliance or meeting with elected officials on important legislative topics.
The experts on staff at AFS stay abreast of environmental topics, such as air, water, climate change, and waste and recycling regulations and legistion and advocate for policies that are beneficial to metalcasting businesses and their employees. We offer corporate members Government Affairs and EHS Solutions programs to stay on top of the legislative and regulatory climate.
OSHA has published a request for information to revamp its process for evaluating and regulating chemical exposure and permissible exposure limits (PELs) in workplaces across the country.
Before Congress recessed on September 19, Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) introduced legislation to block the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) from implementing regulations to set the ground-level ozone standard at an unprecedented low level.