Policy Positions

Die casting businesses face numerous challenges in their operations on a daily basis which originate from the federal government. Below is a partial list of the issues on which NADCA is actively working in Washington, D.C.:

  • Metals Warehouse Ownership and Aluminum Accessibility
  • Availability of Magnesium Alloy at Globally Priced Rates
  • SEC Conflict Minerals Rule Reporting
  • PM 2.5 and other Air Quality Standards
  • OSHA Combustible and Other Dust Rules
  • I2P2/Safety Program Revisions
  • NLRB Workplace Notices and Rules
  • Research Funding for Die Casting
  • Transportation of Certain Materials and Byproduct
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) / Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
  • Permanent R&D Tax Credit
  • Comprehensive Tax Reform
  • Workforce Recruitment and Training Initiatives

In the Annual NADCA Government Affairs Survey, members identified several policy areas where the Government Affairs Team should spend most of their efforts, including:  

To view the Policy Position Papers on each issue, click the links below: