This page lists available documents produced by ACAA, federal agencies and other coal combustion products industry stakeholders. Copies are available in limited quantities at no cost either in hardcopy or by downloading from this site. Although there is no charge for the publications, ACAA applies mailing costs to your requests. To order items for mailing, please contact us by phone at (720) 870-7897 or by email at info@acaa-usa.org. If you are an ACAA member and have similar material that would benefit the industry, contact ACAA.

  • Sustainable Construction with CCPs

    This full color, 12 page pamphlet, covers a range of topical summaries emphasizing the beneficial use of coal combustion products (CCPs) in building design applications. Specifically covered subjects are CCP material descriptions, U.S. Green Building Council's LEED Certification program, production and use statistics, actual CCP building use case studies, the applicability of CCPs to building design and application products, the use of CCPs and their influence on sustainability and a list of other CCP references.

    ACAA Educational Foundation, November, 2015.

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  • Coal Combustion Products: Safe and Valuable Resources

    A one page ACAA fact sheet, addresses positive attributes of CCPs including societal and environmental benefits. (Fact Sheet 1)

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  • Coal Combustion Products: Not a Hazardous Waste

    A two page ACAA fact sheet emphasizing the decades of government and univerity studies that have determined CCPs as non-hazardous. (Fact Sheet 2)

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  • Coal Combustion Products: Environmentally and Socially Beneficial

    A two page ACAA fact sheet discussing Federal government support for CCPs as a way to reduce the impact of industrial practices on the environment. (Fact Sheet 3)

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  • Coal Combustion Products: Creating Economic Sustainability

    A one page ACAA fact sheet addressing both the use of CCPs by U.S. construction managers and the leadership role being taken by the Federal government regarding recycling and supporting sustainable construction practices. (Fact Sheet 4)

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  • Coal Combustion Products: Recommendations to Increase Utilization

    A two page ACAA fact sheet listing ACAA's recommendations to the US EPA on how best to increase the benefical use of coal combustion products. (Fact Sheet 5)

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  • Coal Combustion Products: Beneficial Use-Simply Recycling by Another Name

    A two page ACAA fact sheet addressing the similarities of day-to-day recycling and the beneficial use of coal combustion byproducts. Provided is a chart giving energy savings and life cycle impacts of one ton of fly ash used in concrete. (Fact Sheet 6)

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  • Coal Ash Material Safety, June 2012

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  • Coal Ash Material Safety Supplement, June 2012

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  • PCA Sustainable Manufacturing Fact Sheet: Power Plant Byproducts

    Power Plant Byproducts is a 4 page illustrated color fact sheet generated by the Portland Cement Association in 2005. It discusses the use of CCPs in the production of cement. Also, maps are provided noting the location of portland cement plants using the various forms of CCPs, including FGD materials.

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  • Fly Ash: Its Origin, Applications and the Environment

    A glossy two-sided single sheet fact sheet issued by the Association of Canadian Industries Recycling Coal Ash (CIRCA). As its title says, this fact sheet covers fly ash use, applications, and reuse and recycling.

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  • The Benefits of Using Fly Ash in Concrete

    A one page CIRCA fact sheet, covers the immediate and long term advantages of using fly ash in concrete.

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  • Build Green with Coal Combustion Products

    Two sided information sheet describes basics of CCPs along with resource contacts to get more information. Hardcopy is full color glossy sheet.

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  • Coal Ash Fact Sheet

    A two sided single sheet fact sheet issued jointly by the ACAA and the American Coal Council. It describes the basics of fly ash, what it is, how it is used, how it works, environmental comments, etc.

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  • Beneficial Use of Coal Combustion Products: An American Recycling Success Story

    This eight-page brochure provides the results of the American Coal Ash Association’s 2015 CCP Production and Use Survey, along with historical data, photos and descriptions of different ash types, and examples of beneficial uses.

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  • Coal Combustion Products Utilization Handbook

    This handbook provides practical, technical and regulatory compliance information to the users of We Energies' coal combustion products. It can be used as a ready reference tool for engineers, architects, construction managers and contractors in using We Energies coal combustion products (CCPs) in various construction applications. It also offers a general understanding of the generation, properties, construction applications and performance of CCPs as well as sample specifications that can be used as references in developing project specifications that use CCPs.

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  • We-Energies CCP Fact Sheet

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