Membership, statistics and REACH on RMA's agenda

Moore, Miles
June 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;6/16/2008, Vol. 37 Issue 23, p21
Trade Publication
The article reports on the future goals of the U.S. Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA). Attracting new members to the RMA's Engineered Products Group (EPG) is a major goal for the association, as confirmed by EPG Vice President Daniel J. Mustico. Another issue on RMA's agenda is reviewing of EPG statistical reports, which as stated are semi-annual macroeconomic indicators. Another issue concerning EPG is getting by the International Standards Organization.


Related Articles

  • Ready to bounce back. Moore, Miles // Rubber & Plastics News;7/27/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 26, p1 

    The article informs that Charles A. Cannon and Daniel J. Mustico, two top executives of the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) have said that the association is reconfiguring itself to cut costs. They said that as the industry has been in a recession since December 2007, the RMA is...

  • Value added. Noga, Edward // Rubber & Plastics News;6/14/2010, Vol. 39 Issue 23, p1 

    The article presents information regarding the goal of American Association for Rubber Manufacturers (AARM), the new name of the Elastomer Products Group when it leaves the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA). AARM's plans include reduction in annual membership dues, continual standards...

  • Maintaining relevance. Noga, Edward // Rubber & Plastics News;3/5/2007, Vol. 36 Issue 16, p8 

    The article presents views of the author on the Elastomers Products Group (EPG), non-tire members of the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA). The RMA bases its membership fee on a company's sales. So, it's no surprise the EPG cut its budget drastically in response to the membership decline....

  • Mutual gain for rubber, TPEs. Ott, Kevin R. // Plastics News;4/23/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p6 

    The article discusses opportunity for rubber products producers and thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) producers as seen by members of the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA). Members of the RMA has conceived a new name "Elastomers Product Group," for TPE producers and traders. They consider it...

  • Checkoff a priority for TIA's Malerba. Moore, Miles // Tire Business;11/21/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 18, p5 

    The article reports that Tire Industry Association (TIA) president Bob Malerba intends to expand TIA membership. Malerba focuses on establishing an industry checkoff program, which he believes will gain support. Malerba has a very good relationship with the officials of the Rubber Manufacturers...

  • Announcements.  // MultiLingual;Dec2007, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p8 

    This section offers updates from the language services industry in the U.S. The American Translators Association (ATA) has now reached 10,000 in membership from over 80 countries. Language service provider ACP Traductera has been awarded the ISO 9001:2000 certificate. Alpha CRC Ltd. has...

  • Rubber Manufacturers Association meets.  // Rubber World;Oct94, Vol. 211 Issue 1, p50 

    Reports on a meeting of the International Standards Organization (ISO) for Technical Committee 41 on Pulleys and Belts hosted by the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) on October 10-14, 1994 in Washington, D.C. Opportunity for international technical experts in drafting standards for...

  • 3 companies join RMA.  // Rubber & Plastics News;4/21/2008, Vol. 37 Issue 19, p3 

    The article reports that three companies, Veyance Technologies Inc., Wabtec Rubber Products Inc., and HF Rubber Machinery Inc., have joined the Rubber Manufacturers Association. The approval of the new members was announced by the Association's board during its annual meeting held in Saint...

  • RMA adds members, elects board.  // Rubber & Plastics News;3/19/2007, Vol. 36 Issue 17, p6 

    The article reports that the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) has added Delta-Energy LLC, GLS Corp. and Teknor-Apex to its membership. During the annual meeting of RMA on February 24-26, 2007, Donald B. Shea, RMA president and CEO, disclosed that Lauren Manufacturing Co. has applied for...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics