Whatever kind of concrete plant you run, be it ready mix, precast, or masonry, you probably know of the negative environmental attributes people tend to imagine - dust, noise, and traffic. If not addressed correctly, then yes, they can be an issue. Usually, that's not the case though. Proper housekeeping and best management practices can curtail and almost eliminate environmental issues. And, if your site is zoned properly, then traffic is typically not an issue.