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Trade Association Guide
Last update: June 26, 2013
NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
Coin Laundry Association
Brian Wallace, executive director. 1 S. 660 Midwest Road, Suite 205, Oakbrook Terrace, IL. 60181.
Phone: (630) 953-7920. Web:
www.cla.org The Coin Laundry Association is a network of laundry
owners, distributors and manufacturers with
affiliates throughout the country.
Drycleaning and Laundry Institute
Mary Scalco, chief executive officer. 14700 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD 20707.  Phone: (301) 622-
1900; fax: (240) 295-4200. Web:
www.dli.org. DLI is a trade association that represents cleaners
around the United States with affiliate associations in many states.

Halogenated Solvents Industry Alliance
Faye Graul, executive director. 1530 Wilson Blvd., Suite 690. Arlington, VA 22209. Phone: (703)
875-0684; E-mail: contact@hsia.org. Web:
www.hsia.org. HSIA represents manufacturers of
perchloroethylene and related solvents.
Independent Textile Rental Association
Ron Evans, executive director. PO Box 190, Hogansville, GA 30230.  Phone: (800) 477-7843; Fax
(706) 637-8875. Web:
www.itra.us. ITRA is a national association and network of independently
owned and operated industrial laundry facilities, distributors and manufacturers.
 
International Drycleaners Congress
Chris Tebbs, executive director. 256 Sun Valley Drive, SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2X 2T8.  Phone:
(403) 685-4755; Fax (403) 256-9565. Web:
www.idcgroup.org. IDC is an international organization
for cleaners.
 
International Committee of Textile Care (CINET)
Peter Wennekes, secretary general. P.O. Box 10, NL - 4060GA Ophemert.  Phone: 31 344 650 430;
Fax: 31 344 652 665 Web:
www.cinet-online.net. CINET is an umbrella organization of national
textile care associations of professionals of the textile care industry.
National Cleaners Association
Nora Nealis, executive director. 252 W 29th St., New York, NY 10001. Phone: (212) 967-3002; fax:
(212) 967-2240. Web:
www.nca-i.com. NCA is a trade association for cleaners with local chapters in
various states.
The Hohenstein Institute
Dr. Stefan Mecheels, director. Schloss Hohenstein, Schlosssteige 1 74357, Bönnigheim, Germany.
Phone: 49 7143 271-0. Web:
www.hohenstein.de. The Hohenstein Institute is a research and service
centre serving companies and businesses in the textile chain and associated areas.
Textile Care Allied Trades Association
David Cotter, chief executive officer. 271 Rt. 46 West, Suite C-106, Fairfield, NJ 07004. Phone (973)
244-1790; fax (973) 244-4455. Web:
www.tcata.org. TCATA represents manufacturers and
distributors of equipment and supplies for the cleaning industry.
Textile Rental Services Association
Roger Cocivera, president and chief executive officer. 1800 Diagonal Rd., Suite 200, Alexandria, VA
22314.  Phone: (877) 770 9274. Web:
www.trsa.org. TRSA represents industrial laundry facilities in
24 countries.


MULTI-STATE ASSOCIATIONS
Iowa-Nebraska Drycleaners and Laundry Association
651 NW 5th St., Richmond, IN 47374-2972. Rick Armstrong, executive director. Phone: (800) 401-
0703; fax: (765) 935-3473.
INDLA is a DLI-affiliate association that serves cleaners in Iowa and
Nebraska.

MidAtlantic Association of Cleaners (MAC)
14700 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD. Peter Blake, executive director. Phone: (800) 235-8360; fax:
(240) 295-4200. Web:
www.macassociation.org. MAC is a DLI-affiliate association that serves
cleaners in Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and the District of Columbia.
Midwest Drycleaning and Laundry Association
651 NW 5th St., Richmond, IN 47374-2972. Rick Armstrong, executive director. Phone: (800) 401-
0703; fax: (765) 935-3473. Web:
www.mwdla.com. MWDLA is a DLI-affiliate association serving
cleaners in Indiana and Kentucky.

North East Fabricare Association (NEFA)
P.O Box 920, Pelham, NH 03076. Peter Blake, executive director. Phone: (800) 442-6848; fax: (603)
635-0319. Web:
www.nefabricare.com. NEFA is a DLI affiliate association that serves cleaners in New
England, New Jersey and New York.

Pennsylvania and Delaware Cleaners Association
801 Easton Rd, Suite 2, Willow Grove, PA 19090. (215) 830-8495. Carol Memberg, executive
director. E-mail: info@pdclean.org. Web:
www.pdclean.org. PDCA is a DLI-affiliate association that
serves cleaners in Delaware and Pennsylvania.

Rocky Mountain Fabricare Association (RMFA)
Mary Ewing, executive director. 2110 65th Ave. Greeley, CO 80634. Phone: (970) 330-0124; toll-free
(866) 964-RMFA. Fax: (303) 339-9501. Web:
www.rmfa.org. RMFA is a DLI-affiliate association that
serves cleaners in Colorado, Utah and Wyoming.

South Eastern Fabricare Association (SEFA)
14700 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD 20707. Peter Blake, executive director. Phone: (877) 707-7332.  
Web:
www.sefa.org.SEFA is a DLI-affiliate association that serves cleaners in Alabama, Georgia,
Florida, Tennessee and South Carolina.

Southwest Drycleaners Association (SDA)
Chuck Hempstead and Associates, 5750 Balcones Dr., Suite 201, Austin, TX. 78731 Phone: (512)
873-8195; Fax (512) 873-7423. Web:
www.sda-dryclean.com. SDA is a DLI-affiliate association that
serves cleaners in Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma and
Texas.

Western States Dry Cleaners & Launderers Association (WSDLA)
P.O. Box 31838  Phoenix, AZ 85046. Kenney Slatten, executive director. Phone: (800) 429-3990.
Web:
www.ws-dla.com. WSDLA is a DLI-affiliate association that serves cleaners in Arizona and
Nevada.


SINGLE-STATE & LOCAL ASSOCIATIONS
California
California Cleaners Association. Nathan Carlson, executive director. 2520 Venture Oaks Way, Suite
150, Sacramento, CA 95833. Phone: (916) 239-4070; Fax: (916) 924-7323 Web:
www.calcleaners.com. CCA is a DLI-affiliate association.
Northern California Cleaners Association, 1239 Lattie Lane, Mill Valley, CA 94941. Web:
www.norcalcleaners.com.
Southern California Cleaners Association, 961 Kenfield, Los Angeles, CA 90049. Phone: (877) 445-
2322. Web:
www.socalcleaners.org.
Idaho
Idaho Cleaners and Laundries Association. Bob Corbell, 4520 W. McMillan Rd., Meridan, ID 83646.
Phone: (208) 888-1063; fax: (208) 888-2322.
Illinois
Illinois Professional Drycleaners and Launderers. Sue Kratz, executive director. PO Box 308,
Channahon, IL 60410-0308. Phone: (815) 521-1187; (800) 462-4732. Fax: (815) 521-1195. Web:
www.ilpdl.org. ISFA is a DLI-affiliate association.
Michigan
Michigan Institute of Laundering & Drycleaning. Marcy Dwyer, executive director. 1390 Eisenhower
Place, Ann Arbor, MI 48108. (877) 390-6453. Web:
www.mildmi.org
Minnesota
Minnesota Cleaners Association. Drenda Wendell, executive director. 8984 Stratford Court, Suite II,
Brooklyn Park, MN  55443. Phone: (763) 213-3231.
www.minnesotadrycleaners.org. MCA is a DLI-
affiliate association

North Carolina
North Carolina Association of Launderers & Cleaners. Fred Miller, executive director. PO Box 984,
Belmont, NC 28012. Phone: (704) 689-1301. Fax: (704) 461-0531. Web:
www.ncalc.org. NCALC is a
DLI-affiliate association.

Ohio
Ohio Cleaners Association. David Field, executive director. 17 S. High St., Suite 1200, Columbus, OH
43215. Phone: (614) 221-1900; fax: (614) 221-1900. Web:
www.ohiocleaners.org. 
Oregon
Oregon Dry Cleaners Association. PO Box 290, Corvallis, OR 97336. Phone: (541) 855-1227. Fax:
(541) 855-9390. Web:
www.oregondrycleaners.org.
Washington
Washington State Drycleaners Association (WSDA). Eldon Bartleheimer, Hill Street cleaners, 201
North Lewis St., Monroe, WA 98272. Phone: (360) 794-4020.  
WSDA is a DLI-affiliate association
West Virginia
West Virginia Dry Cleaners & Launders Association. Rhonda Reed, 1012 Bridge Rd., Charleston, WV
25311. Phone: (304) 342-6115. Fax: (304) 342-6117.
Wisconsin
Wisconsin Fabricare Institute. Brian Swingle, executive director. 12342 W. Layton Ave., Greenfield,
WI 53228. Phone: (414) 529-4707. Fax: (414) 529-4722. Web:
www.wiscleaners.com. WFI is a DLI-
affiliate association.

CANADIAN ASSOCIATIONS
Alberta Textile Care Association.
Chris Tebbs, executive secretary. 256 Sun Valley Dr., Calgary, Alberta T2X 2T8. Phone: (403) 256-
1558 Fax: (403) 256-1580. Web:
www.abtca.com. Serves the drycleaning industry in Alberta.
British Columbia Fabricare Association.
15015 Bluebird Crescent, Surrey, BC V3R 4T8 Phone: (604) 587-5719. Web:
www.bcfab.org. Serves
the drycleaning industry in British Columbia.

Ontario Fabricare Association.
25 Connie Street, North York, Ontario M6L 2H8. Phone (416) 614-8000.; Fax:(416) 242-3907. Web:
www.fabricare.org. Serves the drycleaning industry in Ontario.
Saskatchewan Professional Drycleaners Association.
860 Park Street, Regina, Saskatchewan S4N 4Y3.
Serves the drycleaning industry in Saskatchewan
and Manitoba.

UK and EUROPE
European Chlorinated Solvents Association.
Avenue E Van Nieuwenhuyse 4 (Serenitas), B-1160 Brussels. Phone: 32 2 676 72 11; Fax 32 2 676
72 41. Web:
www.eurochlor.org. Represents the interests of European chlorinated solvent
producters.

Guild of Cleaners and Launderers
Adrian Redgate, president and chairman. 5 Portland Place, London W1B 1PW. Phone: 0845 600 1838.
Web:
www.gcl.org.uk. The Guild is a technical and professional society for furthering knowledge and
skill in all branches of the industry.
SATRA
Wyndham Way, Telford Way, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 8SD United Kingdom. Phone: 44
(0)1536 410000; Fax: 44 (0)1536 410626. Web:
www.satra.co.uk. SATRA is a research and
technology center that provides support and expertise throughout the textile chain.
Society of Laundry Engineers and Allied Trades
David M Hart, Secretary. Suite 7, Southernhay, 207 Hook Road, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 1HJ.
Phone: 0208 391 2266; Fax: 0208 391 4466. Web:
www.sleat.co.uk. SLEAT promotes, supports and
protects the welfare and interest of laundry engineers and allied traders.
Textile Services Association
Murray Simpson, chief executive. 7 Churchill Court, 58 Station Road, North Harrow, Middlesex, HA2
7SA. Phone: 020 8863 7755; Fax: 020 8861 2115. Web:
www.tsa-uk.org. TSA is a trade association
for the laundry, drycleaning and textile rental industries in the United Kingdom.

AUSTRALIA
Dryleaning Institute of Australia.
Philip Johns, chief executive officer. 184A Vincent Street, Cessnock, NSW 2325. Phone: 02 4993
3377;  02 4993 3377; Fax: 02 4990 9695.Web:
www.drycleanersweb.com.au. DIA is a
representative body for the drycleaning industry in Australia.

ASIA
Japan Cleaning Productivity Council.
Nobuyasu Igarashi, chairman. Web: www.jcpc.jp. JCPC was founded in 1958 to improve productivity
of the Japanese cleaning industry.

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