Trade Association Guide
June 13, 2018
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. 3033 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700, Arlington, VA
22201. Phone: (703)
875-0683; (703) 626-9929 (cell); email: 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
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
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
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
Textile Care Allied Trades Association
David Cotter, chief executive officer. 4023 N. Armenia Ave., Ste 270, Tampa FL
33607. Phone (813)
348-0075; fax (813) 348-0077. 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
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
MidAtlantic Association of Cleaners (MAC)
14700 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD. Peter Blake, executive director. Phone: (800)
(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,
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)
(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:
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
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
Western States Dry Cleaners & Launderers Association (WSDLA)
P.O. Box 31838 Phoenix, AZ 85046. Bill Hay, executive director. Phone: (877) 342-1114. 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. Peter Blake, executive director. 700 N. Valley St., Suite B PMB 69559,
Anaheim, CA 92801 Phone: (916) 239-4070; Fax: (240) 240-295-4200. Web: www.calcleaners.com.
CCA is a DLI-affiliate association.
Southern California Cleaners Association, 961 Kenfield, Los Angeles, CA 90049. Phone: (877) 445-
2322. Web: www.socalcleaners.org.
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)
www.ilpdl.org. ISFA is a DLI-affiliate association.
Michigan Institute of Laundering & Drycleaning. Michelle Batora, executive director. 2123 University
Park Dr., Ste 100, Okemos, MI 48864. (870) 390-6453. Fax: (517) 708-7250. 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-
North Carolina Association of Launderers & Cleaners. Paul Goodson, executive director. 4819
Emperor Blvd., Ste 400, Durham, NC 27703. Phone: (919) 313-4542. Fax: (704)
www.ncalc.org. NCALC is a DLI-affiliate association.
Wisconsin Fabricare Institute. Chris Ruditys, chief executive officer, 11801 W. Silver Spring Dr.,
Milwaukee, WI. Phone: (414) 271-9456. Fax: (414) 464-0850. Web: www.wiscleaners.com. WFI is a
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.
Canadian Cleaners and Launderers Allied Trades Association
Contact Trevor Holmes, 119-160 Eglington Ave. E. Suite 312, Toronto, ON M4G2K2; (416) 580-
9574. CLATA is composed of allied trades representatives who sell equipment and
launderers and drycleaners.
Canadian Fabricare Association.
Sidney Chelsky, executive director. 120 Promenade Circle #910, Thornhill,
Ontario L4J 7W9. Phone
(905) 881-5906; Fax:(416) 573-1929. Web: www.fabricare.org. Serves the drycleaning industry in
Saskatchewan Professional Drycleaners Association.
860 Park Street, Regina, Saskatchewan S4N 4Y3. Serves the drycleaning industry in Saskatchewan
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
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.
(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
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
Roger Salmon, interim chief executive, 3 Queen Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N
3AR. Phone: 020
7843 9490; Fax: 020 7843 9491. 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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