Associate Trial Program

The Associate Trial Program is the new, in-depth way for chemical distributors, producers, service providers, and chemical handlers to gain a more intimate introduction into NACD. This program is a chance for interested members and Affiliates to sample the benefits of a full membership or affiliation at a discounted rate. The Associate Trial Program is limited to just two-years of participation but you may apply for full membership/affiliation at any point during your trial if you sense a good fit with NACD.


Key Benefits:

  • Attend NACD meetings and events at a discounted rate from non-members.
  • Access to our web-based online courses/webinars through NACD U at discounted rates from non-members.
  • Interact and meet with NACD members verified in Responsible Distribution.
    • NACD Responsible Distribution® plays a key role in the industry’s collective goal of improved EHS&S performance. By supporting NACD and working with or becoming a "Responsible Distributor," you help ensure your products are handled safely throughout the supply-chain.
  • Access to NACD weekly e-newsletters;
    • NewsBrief: A recap and forward-looking overview of all regulatory and legislative items in relation to NACD and it's members/Affiliates.
    • ChemBytes: A recap and forward-looking overview of all membership-, event-, and Responsible Distribution-based items in relation to NACD and it's members/Affiliates.
  • Access to NACD’s quarterly Chemical Distributor Magazine.

Restrictions as an Associate:

  • The Associate is not considered a member or an Affiliate and therefore;
    • Does not have voting rights
    • Is not allowed use of NACD logos


Contact Jenni Jenkins:

Jenni Jenkins

Jenni Jenkins
Director, Membership
(703) 527-6223 x 3067