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.
03.03.14: Ohio Congressman Tours OSCO Industries
U.S. Congressman Brad Wenstrup recently visited AFS Corporate Member OSCO Industries in Portsmouth, Ohio, where he saw first-hand how the metalcasting facility manufactures gray iron castings for the automotive and pumps and valves markets.
The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission held a public hearing on Feb. 21 to examine challenges to the U.S. economy from Chinese competition in manufacturing and state owned enterprises (SOEs), as well as to assess problems with trade law enforcement and negotiations with China.