• Latest news and analysis of key state and federal issues

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  • New Chemical Regulations Under Review

  • Reducing Electricity Costs for Manufacturers

  • Reforming Workplace Drug Tasting Laws

  • Compliance with Recent Law for Chemicals in Products

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Associated Industries of Vermont is the only state-wide association that is dedicated to manufacturers and their supporting businesses and organizations.

We provide legislative and regulatory advocacy and representation at the state and federal levels, news and information, edu­cation, networking and marketing, and other benefits.

If you or your customers are manufacturers or other productive or technology companies, find out why you need to join AIV.

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  • Reports for Manufacturers

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  • State and Federal Resources

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  • G20, forged in crisis, faces major test next week: Donald Trump. Reuters 11/23

  • U.S. Climate Report Warns of Damaged Environment and Shrinking Economy. NYTimes 11/23

  • Republican senators urge vote on new NAFTA deal this year. Reuters 11/21

  • Manufacturing Production Rose in October to the Highest Level in More than 10 Years. Shopfloor 11/16

  • Exclusive: China offer unlikely to spur major trade breakthrough - senior U.S. official. Reuters 11/15

  • Europe ready to retaliate if U.S. imposes auto tariffs: EU trade chief. Reuters 11/14

  • EPA plans to rewrite truck pollution rules, but it's unclear how much stricter they'll get. LA Times 11/13

  • NSA official: China violating agreement on cyber economic espionage. The Hill 11/8

  • Canada at odds with U.S. changes to text of trade deal: source. Reuters 11/8

  • Manufacturing Will Remain Front and Center in the 116th Congress. Shopfloor 11/7

  • Now What? How Manufacturers Continue to Break Through and Shape the Issues. Shopfloor 11/7

  • Why retaining women in manufacturing matters. Plant Services 11/7

  • Exit From China to Dodge Trump's Duties Gains Pace. Bloomberg 11/6

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  • Regulation of Chemicals

  • Addressing Energy Costs

  • Independent Contractors and Employee Classification

  • Drug Use and the Workplace

  • Mandatory Paid Leave Compliance

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