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.
Data from larger metalcasting facilities could be made public.
A draft bill released by Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.V.) and Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-Ky.) in late October would limit the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) authority to set greenhouse gas standards for new and existing fossil fuel-fired power plants.