Metal Mining

Senators Weigh in Against Expanding RMP to Ammonium Nitrate


Senators John Barrasso (R-WY), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Michael Enzi (R-WY), Orrin Hatch R-UT), and Dean Heller (R-NV) sent a l {...}

IME Files Comments Urging a Bright Line Between ATF and DHS Regulation of Explosives and Explosive Precursors


IME has a century-long tradition of advocacy for the safety and security of explosive products, which includes working wit {...}

IME Files Comments on PHMSA's Proposed Safety Fitness Standards


A 2009 investigation into PHMSA’s management of its Special Permits and Approvals program into paperwork omissions a {...}

IME Files Comments of Proposal for Bulk Explosives Truck Standards


IME filed comments supporting PHMSA’s rulemaking initiative, HM-233D, to incorporate operating standards for multi-p {...}

Metal Mining

To meet modern demand, nearly all non-renewable resources must be obtained from the earth with the use of explosives.