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The Navajo Nation’s Unpaved Roads Are in Serious Need of Maintenance

In Dust Control, Roads, Soil Stabilization, Soil-Sement® by Frank ElswickLeave a Comment

In the American Southwest, a lengthy struggle to adequately maintain unpaved roads has led one community to ask federal officials for much-needed support. At just over 17 million acres, the Navajo Nation Reservation is the largest in the United States. While its landscapes offer incomparable views, its transportation infrastructure leaves something to be desired.

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Canadian Government Extends Mineral Exploration Tax Credit

In Dust Control, Mine & Quarry, Soil Stabilization, Soil-Sement® by Marc PoirierLeave a Comment

With its decision to renew an important industry tax credit, Canada signals its support for mineral exploration. Earlier this year, the Canadian government extended the Mineral Exploration Tax Credit (METC) through March 31, 2019. The 15 percent tax credit aims to boost investment in small mineral exploration companies that are backed by venture capital.