OSHA Announces Retail Ammonia Subject to Additional Regulations
In a sudden announcement on July 22, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) announced that they will eliminate the "retail" exemption for chemical facilities that are currently exempt from the Process Safety Management (PSM) regulations. Thus, PSM will now apply...More
Online Anhydrous Ammonia Safety Program for Farmers
Funded bythe Illinois Nutrient Research & Education Council (NREC), this program consists of five ammonia safety training modules. Go to http://learning.ifca.com. If you have any questions please contact Kevin Runkle at the IFCA office.More
Click here to see various guidance documents on the Hours of Service agricultural exemption. On November 15, 2013 IDOT expanded the air mile radius for the delivery of ag inputs to 150 air miles. See Illinois Register Notice below.
Click to read about the mySPCC on-line compliance tool, which is endorsed by USEPA and is free thanks to the Asmark Institute and The Fertilizer Institute. Click here to access the program http://www.asmark.org/mySPCC