Industry Associations

Industry association memberships offer numerous benefits and keep business owners on top of important, ever-changing issues, trends, and legislation within their marketplace. Emerald Environmental Technologies values the information conferences, networking, charitable events, continued educational classes, and educational materials. Emerald Environmental Technologies is a proud supporter of the industry trade associations below.



ASHRAE was formed as the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers by the merger in 1959 of American Society of Heating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHAE) founded in 1894 and The American Society of Refrigerating Engineers (ASRE) founded in 1904.



The Refrigerating Engineers and Technicians Association (RETA) is the most recognized organization in the country dedicated to the professional development of industrial refrigeration operators and technicians. Founded in 1910, RETA is a non-profit membership and certification organization currently based in Albany, OR.



NEISMA is a professional service organization, organized to provide the ice skating industry with education and training.  Since 1972 NEISMA has disseminated technical information and conducted seminars on rink equipment, energy, air quality, marketing, skating programs, maintenance and safety.  NEISMA provides the professional rink manager with the technical information needed to operate a safe, efficient and profitable facility.

The NEISMA Board of Directors is not a testing lab for vendors or their products.  We are not responsible for vendors representation or errors.  We neither endorse or recommend any vendors products.



ISI, the Ice Sports Industry, is a trade association for ice rinks, and also an international governing body for recreational figure skating.


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