Environmental Excellence Award

Honey Island Sand & Gravel received the Platinum Award of Environmental Excellence in September 2018.

These awards provide national recognition for NSSGA producer member operations actively contributing to the maintenance of the environment in and around their operations as evidenced by a commitment to the exemplary use of environmental controls and systems. This award is based, in part, on the extent to which an operation meets and exceeds technical environmental and regulatory requirements. It is not based on aesthetic or beautification criteria. Any active NSSGA producer member operation is eligible for the award. 

2018 Award Winners

FacilityCompany NameCity, StateAward
474 Sand MineCemexOrlando, Fla.Gold
Aggregate Industries -Rollag Sand & GravelLafargeHolcimEagan, Minn.Silver
Aggregate Industries - Northeast Region Wrentham QuarryLafargeHolcimSaugus, Mass.Silver
Anderson PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Kokomo, Ind.Bronze
Annapolis PlantSpecialty Granules, LLCAnnapolis, Mo.Silver
Augusta QuarryMartin MariettaSuwanee, Ga.Silver
Bartlett UndergroundVulcan Construction MaterialsNaperville, Ill.Bronze
Berkeley QuarryMartin MariettaColumbia, S.C.Silver
Bluffton QuarryIrving Materials, Inc.Bluffton, Ind.Bronze
Bridgeport StoneMartin MariettaDallas, TexasBronze
Broken Bow Sand & GravelMartin MariettaRaleigh, N.C.Bronze
Buncombe QuarryDelta Companies, Inc.Jackson, Mo.Bronze
Cambridge City PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Cambridge City, Ind.Bronze
Cape Girardeau QuarryDelta Companies, Inc.Cape Girardeau, Mo.Bronze
Charmian PlantSpecialty Granules, LLCBlue Ridge Summit, Pa.Gold
Chico QuarryMartin MariettaChico, TexasBronze
Churchville QuarryMartin MariettaCockeysville, Md.Gold
Conco Quarries- WillardConco Quarries, Inc.Willard, Mo.Bronze
Connersville PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Connersville, Ind.Bronze
Coopers Lane QuarryLehigh HansonSellersburg, Ind.Silver
Corydon PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Corydon, Ind.Bronze
Davenport Sand MineCemexDavenport, Fla.Bronze
Dexter Sand and GravelDelta Companies, Inc.Dexter, Mo.Bronze
Eagle Lake S&G PlantLehigh HansonEagle Lake, TexasSilver
Fall Creek Sand and GravelIrving Materials, Inc.Fortville, Ind.Bronze
Federal QuarryLehigh HansonMcCook, Ill.Gold
Freedom Sand & Gravel PitLafargeHolcimDelevan, N.Y.Silver
Garland AggregateIA ConstructionGarland, TexasBronze
Garner QuarryMartin MariettaGarner, N.C.Bronze
Gator Sand MineCemexDavenport, Fla.Silver
Greenwood PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Greenwood, Ind.Bronze
Hallett Materials - Booneville Sand & GravelCRH Americas MaterialsWest Des Moines, IowaBronze
Hallett Materials - Vandalia Sand & GravelCRH Americas MaterialsDes Moines, IowaBronze
Hatton QuarryMartin MariettaCove, Ark.Silver
Hickory QuarryMartin MariettaHickory, N.C.Silver
Honey Island Sand & GravelLafargeHolcimPearl River, La.Gold
Hugo QuarryMartin MariettaHugo, Okla.Silver
Huntington PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Huntington, Ind.Bronze
Idabel QuarryMartin MariettaIdabel, Okla.Bronze
IoneSpecialty Granules, LLCIone, Calif.Bronze
Kankakee QuarryVulcan Construction MaterialsKankakee, Ill.Bronze
Kremlin PlantSpecialty Granules, LLCPembine, Wis.Gold
Krome QuarryCemexMiami, Fla.Bronze
Lafarge Elburn Sand and GravelLafargeHolcimElburn, Ill.Silver
Lafarge Marblehead QuarryLafargeHolcimLakeside, OhioSilver
Lake Wales Sand MineCemexPolk Co,, Fla.Gold
Laraway QuarryVulcan Construction MaterialsJoliet, Ill.Bronze
Lemon Springs QuarryMartin MariettaSanford, N.C.Silver
LF QuarryPete Lien & Sons, Inc.Rapid City, S.D.Silver
Lippert AggregatesBarrett Industries CorporationFranklin, Pa.Silver
Longmont Distel OperationAggregate IndustriesGolden, Colo.Silver
Luray PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Springport, Ind.Bronze
Manteno QuarryVulcan Construction MaterialsNaperville, Ill.Gold
Marion PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Marion, Ind.Bronze
Matthews QuarryMartin MariettaMatthews, N.C.Silver
McCordsville PlantIrving Materials, Inc.McCordsville, Ind.Bronze
Mill Creek GraniteMartin MariettaTulsa, Okla.Bronze
Montpelier PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Kokomo, Ind.Bronze
Moss Neck Sand & GravelChaney EnterprisesWoodford, Va.Bronze
Muncie PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Kokomo, Ind.Bronze
Palmdale Sand MineCemexPalmdale, Fla.Silver
Pendleton PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Kokomo, Ind.Bronze
Penns Park QuarryHanson AggregatesNewtown, Penn.Bronze
Peru QuarryIrving Materials, Inc.Kokomo, Ind.Bronze
Pinesburg QuarryMartin MariettaWilliamsport, Md.Bronze
Pipe Creek Jr. PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Swayzee, Ind.Bronze
Plymouth Sand & GravelIrving Materials, Inc.Plymouth, Calif.Bronze
Pomona QuarryMartin MariettaGreensboro, N.C.Bronze
Poplar Bluff QuarryDelta Companies, Inc.Poplar Bluff, Mo.Silver
Presque Isle QuarryLafargeHolcimPresque Isle, Mich.Gold
Rappahannock Farms Sand & GravelLafargeHolcimKing George, Va.Bronze
Rifle QuarryPete Lien & Sons, Inc.Rapid City, S.D.Silver
Romeoville QuarryLehigh HansonRomeoville, Ill.Silver
Sellersburg QuarryIrving Materials, Inc.Clark Co., Ind.Bronze
Spanish Springs QuarryMartin MariettaSparks, Nev.Bronze
Stoneco of Michigan, Maybee QuarryCRH Americas MaterialsMaybee, Mich,Bronze
Stoneco of Michigan, Monroe QuarryCRH Americas MaterialsMonroe, Mich.Bronze
Stoneco of Michigan, Newport QuarryCRH Americas MaterialsNewport, Mich.Bronze
Stoneco of Michigan, Ottawa LakeCRH Americas MaterialsOttawa Lake, Mich.Bronze
Stony Creek PlantIrving Materials, Inc.Kokomo, Ind.Bronze
Texas QuarryMartin MariettaCockeysville, Md.Silver
Tilcon Mt. Hope QuarryCRH Americas MaterialsParsippany, N.J.Gold
Tin Top Sand and GravelMartin MariettaWeatherford, TexasBronze
Woodlands S&G PlantLehigh HansonIrving, TexasSilver
Woodworth AggregatesMartin MariettaWoodworth, La.Silver


Environmental Leadership Award

Provides recognition to an individual in the aggregates industry who has made superior and substantial contributions to his or her company’s, or the industry’s efforts to achieve environmentally sound operating practices.  Open to any member individual involved in the aggregates industry who has made superior or exemplary contributions to the industry’s environmental responsiveness through his or her own personal leadership and effort.


Certificate of Achievement

Those entries that submit a completed self-certification entry form will receive this basic level of recognition. Any active NSSGA producer member operation is eligible for the award. This operation must certify it is in compliance with all applicable governmental environmental regulatory requirements and does not have a pattern of violations during the time period of two full years prior to the date of application.


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