Industrial Members: Companies, large or small engaged in:
- Production, processing, preparation, packaging, storage or distribution of food and products.
- Design, manufacture or distribute of containers and packaging materials.
- Manufacture of food processing, food service and packaging equipment.
- Manufacture of chemicals, flavoring and pharmaceutical products.
Related industrial enterprises, such as commercial consulting laboratories, or other branches of industrial research and production. Membership dues are $500.00 for one year and allow two company members.
Consultant Members: The consultant membership is for those involved in the consulting profession who are not supported by an industrial company. Dues are $150.00 for one year and allow for up to two members.
Associate Members: Individuals who are employees of an R&DA industrial member company that already has a primary and secondary member are eligible. The associate members receive all R&DA mailing and membership privileges. Dues are $100.00 for one year.
Individual Members: The individual category of membership has been created for those who are interested in R&DA membership, although their company is not a member. Many retired employees utilize this category to be kept informed of R&DA activities. Dues are $75.00 for one year.
Institutional Members: Professors and food scientist from the world’s most prominent colleges and universities and key military and government officials in food, feeding, packaging and food service equipment are eligible. Dues are $75.00 for one year.
Student Members: Student membership dues are $50.00 annually.