Press Releases

PRESS RELEASES

2018
10/11/2018 -- Six IME Member Companies Earn the Respected Tricia Appleton Award for Safety
10/11/2018 -- Nine Companies Earn the 2018 Safety & Health Certificates of Excellence
09/05/2018 -- IME Applauds Senate Bill Reauthorizing DHS Chemical Security Program and Addresses Industry Concern of Duplicative Regulation
06/12/2018 -- IME & Austin Powder Tell Senate Panel to Rid CFATS of Duplicative Regulation

2017

12/14/2017 -- IME Opposes Provision Banning the Use of Explosives in Certain Coal Mining Operations
11/29/2017 -- Institute of Makers of Explosives Responds to NAS Precursors Report
10/20/2017 -- IME Awards Prestigious Tricia Appleton Award for Safety to Seven Companies
10/20/2017 -- IME Awards 2017 Safety & Health Certificates of Excellence
03/03/2017 -- Institute of Makers of Explosives Names John Boling as Vice President of Government Affairs


2016

07/11/2016 -- UN Subcommittee Supports IME's Proposal for International Harmonization of Explosives Security Markings
05/23/2016 -- IME Supports New Regulatory Reform Movement
05/11/2016 -- Dyno Nobel is Awarded Union Pacific's Pinnacle Award
01/26/2016 -- IME Responds to Chemical Safety Board Report


2015

02/02/2015 -- IME Governor Earns Prestigious Fellow Status
01/31/2015 -- Lauren Nilssen Earns Certified Association Executive (CAE) Credential

2014

04/16/2014 -- IME Urges Safe Handling of Ammonium Nitrate on the Anniversary of the West, TX Explosion
11/24/2014 --  Orica USA is Names One of America's Safest Companies