Hot Topic! 2020 PFAS Update. Testing Requirements and preliminary assessments must be submitted to the California Water Board by January 31st.
The MFASC Board of Directors toured the Sony Studios lot on December 5th. It was a great day and a fun experience to learn about the history of Hollywood.
Thank you to everyone who made it to our California Legislative Update Annual Dinner Meeting for MFASC and MFANC on November 20-21, 2019.
Important news! The MFANC College Scholarship Application is now available year-round! The deadline to apply is August 31st.
MFASC attended the AQMD board hearing on November 1st in a continued effort to work on Rule 1480. Wesley Turnbow, Bryan Leiker and Jerry Desmond spoke to the board on behalf of MFASC. The association continues its effort to help negotiate fair rules for all surface finishers in California. Please plan to attend the MFASC annual dinner meeting on November 20th at Stevens Steak House for an update on this important issue.
New legislation has been passed and it is trying to crack down on the metal finishing industry with outdated methods and references.
Thank you for those who joined us at the Sold Out Summer Outing in August.
Happy Birthday Jerry Whalin, thank you for so many years of service to MFASC and NASF!
MFASC Executive Board members, Justin Guzman & Wesley Turnbow along with MFASC Executive Director, Bryan Leiker and MFASC lawyers attended an important meeting on June 25th at AQMD. This meeting with AQMD Executive Officer Wayne Nastri was scheduled to discuss recent abusive treatment by AQMD staff toward MFASC member companies. MFASC will be taking this message to Sacramento in the next few weeks.
Congratulations to Ray Lucas on being awarded the NASF Presidential Award and to Bobbi Burns for being awarded the NASF Award of Merit and to Jim Millie for becoming an NASF Fellow.