Trade Association Guide
Last update: June 26, 2012
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: email@example.com. 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.
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. 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: firstname.lastname@example.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 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 Cleaners and Laundries Association. Bob Corbell, 4520 W. McMillan Rd., Meridan, ID 83646. Phone: (208) 888-1063; fax: (208) 888-2322.
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 Institute of Laundering & Drycleaning. Marcy Dwyer, executive director. 1390 Eisenhower Place, Ann Arbor, MI 48108. (877) 390-6453. Web: www.mildmi.org
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 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 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 Dry Cleaners Association. PO Box 290, Corvallis, OR 97336. Phone: (541) 855-1227. Fax: (541) 855-9390. Web: www.oregondrycleaners.org.
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 Dry Cleaners & Launders Association. Rhonda Reed, 1012 Bridge Rd., Charleston, WV 25311. Phone: (304) 342-6115. Fax: (304) 342-6117.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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