The Metal Finishing Association of Southern California (MFASC) recently honored former Burbank Mayor and owner of Glendale-based Automation Plating Corporation, Bill Wiggins, with the coveted Lifetime Achievement Award during their annual Fall Outing on October 11th. This is the 7th year
The Metal Finishing Associations of Southern and Northern California announced, Tuesday, the immediate restructuring of their chapter office. In addition to the elimination of the Executive Director position, all member and chapter administrative responsibilities have been consolidated to the role
Members can now make their contribution to the NASF 1000 through the MFACA.org website. Head to the Advocacy/Regulatory page, click on the NASF 1000 button in the side column and receive further information on how you can contribute today.
Sodium hypophosphite that is used with electroless nickel plating processes has been identified as a controlled substance pursuant to the federal Controlled Substances Act. In addition to the federal requirements, the State of California also has its own separate regulatory
Non-MFASC member, Highland Plating Company in Hollywood experienced a tragic fire on Sunday morning, causing an estimated $1.8 million in building damages. Luckily, no damage to surrounding businesses was reported. The Los Angeles Fire Department reported no Hazmat efforts took
The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has released its pre-regulatory draft warning requirements proposal and a coalition led by the California Chamber of Commerce has identified at least thirteen areas of concern. A letter has been circulated articulating
Annual Legislative Action Day well attended and message carried to receptive policy makers Sacramento – Metal Finishing Association of Southern (MFASC) and Metal Finishing Association of Northern California (MFANC), National Association of Surface Finishing (NASF) Chapters, brought members face-to-face with the
The Sanitation District in Whittier, California held an Earth Day Celebration and invited members to set up booths in honor of the special day. MFASC and MFANC members participated in the event setting up a booth and plating demonstration, displaying
Officials from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California along with members of the NASF West Coast Chapters: the Metal Finishers of Southern, Northern and San Diego, California have announced the winners of the West Coast Bright Design Challenge.