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AAMA Webinar Program Prioritizes Topics Most Important to Members

Some may not realize that AAMA’s commitment to continuing education doesn’t start and end with its online certification and education programs. In addition to these crucial training options, the AAMA webinar program has been delivering near-monthly presentations since its inception in 2014. In 2019 alone, four webinars have been offered and more are planned for the rest of the year. Future topics will range from labor shortage and retention to field testing. Webinars take place during non-conference months in the AAMA events schedule.AAMA members can...

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AAMA Rapid Response Team Addresses AB 262, Buy Clean California Act

As many in the western region know, the Buy Clean California Act (Assembly Bill 262) was signed into law last October, requiring state agencies to consider the embedded carbon emissions of industrial products, including steel and glass, when contracting for state-funded infrastructure projects. Last month, AAMA’s Rapid Response Team sent a letter to the California Department of General Services listing its concerns as well as its recommendations to effectively comply with the provisions of this law, while still providing the intended results of the bill’s...

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What Do You Need to Know About Complying with the New Prop 65 Labeling Requirements?

If you operate in the state of California, you may have heard by now that changes are coming down the pike for Proposition 65 this summer. Officially known as the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, Prop 65 requires the state to maintain and update a list of chemicals known to the state to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity, and new labeling is being implemented August 30. These requirements may have a direct impact on your business.An AAMA webinar will be held...

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