European materials, minerals & mining organisations

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Aluminium Association of Greece 

Asociación Española de Materiales Compuestos = Spanish Association for Composite Materials (AEMAC)

Association Francaise des Ingenieurs du Caoutchouc et des Plastiques (AFICEP)

Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging (APEAL)

Association of Plastics Manufacturers in Europe (APME), PlasticsEurope

L'Association pour les Matériaux Composite (AMAC) - France

Association Technique des Industries de Fonderia 

Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia (AIM)

Austrian Foundry Institute

Austrian Society for Metallurgy and Materials (ASMET)

Belgium Ceramic Research Centre (BCRC)

Belgium Foundry Society = Agoria

Benelux Métallurgie

Beverage Can Makers Europe (BCME)

Bond voor Materialenskennis (BvM)

Bureau de Recherches Géologiques et Minières (BRGM)

Centre de Recherches Metallurgique (CRM) - Belgium

Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Metalúrgicas (CENIM) - Spain

Centro Español de Plásticos (CEP) - Spain

Centro Materiali Compositi (Italy) 

Chamber of Mining Engineers of Turkey 

Czech Society for New Materials and Technologies (CSNMT)

Danish Ceramics Society 

Danish Metallurgical Society (DMS)

Danish Plastics Federation

Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Materialkunde (DGM)

Deutsche Kautschuk-Gesellschaft e.v. (DKG)

Deutscher Verband fur Material-forschung und -prufung (DVM)

Dutch Society of Plastics and Rubber Technologists = Vereniging van Kunststof en Rubber Technologen (VKRT)

EUnited Metallurgy - European Metallurgical Equipment Association

Euro Inox - The European Stainless Steel Development Association - closed Jan 2016

Europaeische Forschungsgemeinischaft Magnesium (EFM)   

European Aerosol Federation (FEA)

European Aluminium Foil Association 

European Aluminium Association

European Association of Metals - Eurometaux

European Association of Mining Industries - Euromines

European Bioplastics

European Centre for Refractories

European Ceramics Society (EcerS)

European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC)

European Clay Groups Association (ECGA) - closed (?)

European Plastics and Rubber Machinery Industry EUROMAP

European Composites Industry Association (EuCIA)

European Steel Association (EUROFER)

European Copper Institute

European Council of Vinyl Manufacturers (ECVM)

European Federation for Non-Destructive Testing

European Federation for Welding, Joining and Cutting

European Federation of Corrosion (EFC)

European Flexographic Technical Association (EFTA)

European Foundry Association

European General Galvanizers Association (GGA)

European Glass Container Federation (FEVE)

European Independent Steelworks Association (EISA)

European Industrial Minerals Association (IMA Europe)

European Materials Research Society (E-MRS)

European Nickel Industry Association (ENIA)

European Optical Society

European Plastics Converters (EuPC)

European Polymer Dispersion and Latex Association (EPDLA)

European Polymer Federation (EPF)

European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA)

European Pultrusion Technology Association (PTA)

European Research Association for Sheet Metal Working (EFB)

European Society for Biomaterials

European Steel Institutes Confederation (ESIC)

European Structural Integrity Society (ESIS)

European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers' Association (ETRMA)

European Young Engineers (EYE)

Fédération Europénne des Industries de Colles et Adhésifs = Association of European Adhesives Manufacturers

Federation of European Materials Society (FEMS)

French Federation of Steel = Federation Française de l'Acier (FFA)

German Ceramic Society (DKG)

German Foundry Association

German Institute of Casting Technology = Institut für Gießereitechnik, (IfG)

German Society of Glass Technology (DGG)

German Steel Federation = Verein Deutscher Eisenhuttenleute (VDEh) now known as Stahlinstitut VDEh

Hungarian Mining and Metallurgical Society = Orszagos Magyar Banyaszati es Kohaszati Egyesulet

Industrial Minerals Association (IMA) - Europe

Irish Manufacturers Association (IMA)

Italian Association on Composite Materials = Associazione Italiana Compositi & Affini (Assocompositi)

Italian Association on Macromolecules (AIM)

Italian Association on Materials Engineering = Associazione Italiana d'Ingegneria dei Materiali (AIMAT)

Italian National Association for the Non-Ferrous Industry (ASSOMET)

Italian Non-Ferrous Foundry Society

Italian Rubber and Plastics Federation

Italian Vitreous Enamel Association = (C.I.S.P.) Centro Italiano Smalti Porcellanati


Lithuanian Materials Research Society (LtMRS)

MATCH - Materials Common House - Alliance for Materials

Materials Research Society of Serbia (MRS-Serbia)

Max-Planck-Institut fur Eisenforschung, Germany

MEFOS Foundation for Metallurgical Research, Sweden

Metals Pro Climate

Norwegian Foundry Technical Association = Norges Stoperiteknishe Forening

Norwegian FRP/Composite Industry Association = Norsk Plastkomposittforbund (NKF)

Norwegian Metallurgical Society = Norsk Metallurgisk Selskap

Norwegian Steel Association = Norsk Stalforbund

Polish Metallurgical Chamber of Commerce

Polish Society for Materials (PMT)

Plastics Europe

Plastics Information Europe (PIE)

Pro Carton European Association of Carton Manufacturers and Cartonboard Mills

SAMPE Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering - Europe

Selenium and Tellurium Development Association (STDA) Belgium

Sociedad Española de Materiales

Sociedade Portuguesa de Materiais (SPM)

Société Francaise de Métallurgie et de Matériaux (SF2M)

Spanish Association for Aluminium Recycled Products = Asociación para el Recyclado de Productos de Aluminio (ARPAL)

Spanish Association of Steel Producers (UNESID)

Spanish Confederation of Plastics Enterprises (ANAIP)

Spanish Federation of Foundry Associations

Spanish Materials Society = Sociedad Española de Materiales

Steel Federation, Inc for Czech and Slovakia

Swedish Ceramics Institute

Swedish Foundry Association

Swedish Institute of Steel Construction

Swedish Plastics Industry Association

Swedish Society for Materials Technology = Svenska Foreningen for Materialteknik

Swiss Aluminium Association

Swiss Association for Materials Technology = Schweizerscher Verband fur die Materialtechnik (SVMT)

Swiss Foundry Association

Swiss Plastics Association

Swiss Society for Biomaterials

The European Science Foundation