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.