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Promotes the sale of pressure sensitive adhesive tapes, establishing related standards, and technical development of these tapes.
http://www.atmaadhesivetapes.com/
Represents American brush manufacturers through enhancing industry knowledge and providing networking opportunities.
http://www.abma.org/
Trade association representing metallurgical coke producers, tar distillers, sales agents, and suppliers to the industry.
http://www.accci.org/
Trade organization representing American manufacturers in the hardware industry and sponsor of the National Hardware Show and Building Products Exposition held in conjunction with International Hardware Week.
http://www.ahma.org/
A Washington D.C. based trade organization promoting the worldwide buying and selling of steel.
http://www.aiis.org/
A not-for-profit group of manufacturing professionals who share their experience so that North American manufacturing may become more competitive.
http://www.ame.org/
An association of American manufacturers that provides members with information on technical developments, training methods, economic issues, and trade and marketing opportunities and encourages higher safety and technical standards.
http://www.mfgtech.org/
Develops and implements laws, regulations, standards and enforcement policies for regulating the manufacture, distribution and sale of animal feeds.
http://www.aafco.org/
Provides market statistical services, export assistance, legislative support, industry education, strategic information services for construction equipment manufacturers.
http://www.aem.org/
Source of information about home appliances and the industry organization that represents the manufacturers of home appliances.
http://www.aham.org/
Represents suppliers, distributors, retailers, program groups, manufacturers' representatives, trade publications, educators and vendors in all segments of the automotive aftermarket industry.
http://www.aftermarket.org/
A North American association focused on continuously improving business processes and practices in the automotive supply chain by achieving consensus through multi-company teamwork.
http://www.aiag.org/
An association of over 2000 member companies that rebuild automotive related parts, such as starters, alternators, clutches, transmissions, brakes, drive shafts, and numerous other parts for passenger cars, trucks, off-road, equipment and industrial uses.
http://www.apra.org/
Dedicated to furthering the scientific understanding of bromine products.
http://www.bsef.com/
A non-profit trade association of quarriers, fabricators, dealers, importers, exporters, installers, carvers and restorers of all types of natural stone.
http://www.buildingstone.org/
Organization of cement producers that undertakes basic research relating to pollution control strategies relating primarily for the cement industry.
http://www.cieconline.net/
Association representing the interests of the resilient flooring industry in ensuring the maintenance of high ethical standard within the industry.
http://www.erfmi.com/
Offers process-specific information, provides statistical, training, educational and technical services; and serves as a common voice on legislative and regulatory issues on behalf of the metal forging community in North America.
http://www.forging.org/
Your online source for lighting and lamps.
http://www.glowinghome.com/
A non-profit trade association for pump manufacturers and suppliers. Also, a standards development organization that has been creating pump standards since 1917.
http://www.pumps.org/