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The New Yorker claimed the world is running out of sand in its May 29 edition. Photo courtesy of Superior Industries.

Sensationalizing the global state of sand

June 12, 2017By

The headline of an exposé in The New Yorker claims the world is running out of sand.

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Aggregate production up nearly 10 percent in 2016

January 31, 2017By

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, aggregate production in 2016 equaled about 2.49 billion tons, an increase from the previous year of nearly 10 percent.

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Crusher leads to diversification for sand producer

July 28, 2016By

Riverside Sand Co. finds new market opportunities behind the use of a portable crushing plant.

House bill defines sand and gravel as strategic, critical

October 23, 2015By

The House of Representatives passed a bill that includes sand, gravel and minerals necessary for transportation infrastructure construction […]