• 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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  • China trade talks to resume next week, Trump hints at extension. Reuters/CNBC 2/15

  • EPA to announce PFAS chemical regulation plans by end of year. The Hill 2/14

  • Push for paid family leave heats up ahead of 2020. The Hill 2/14

  • Canada and Mexico will act on new NAFTA once tariffs end, Grassley says. Roll Call 2/12

  • U.S. Small-Business Owners' Optimism Down From Record High. Gallup 2/11

  • Trump is reportedly expected to ban Chinese telecommunication equipment from US networks. CNBC 2/7

  • Most See U.S. Economy as Slowing or Declining. Gallup 2/7

  • U.S. trade agency sees negotiating new WTO rules to rein in China as futile. Reuters 2/4

  • State of 3D Printing 2019: All Grown Up & Ready to Work. IndustryWeek 2/1

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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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