Hazardous Materials Society

Associate Membership – Value & Benefits

Does your company provide goods and services to professionals working in the hazardous materials, dangerous goods, environment health and safety communities? Are you looking for marketing, business development and professional affiliation opportunities that will enhance your corporate visibility and reach?

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Benefits

HMS Associate Members enjoy access to our diverse community of more than 100,000 professionals in the hazardous materials space, and the companies and organizations they work in. These include companies and government agencies, ranging from Boeing, General Motors, FedEx, DaimlerChrysler, AstraZeneca, EPA, Departments of Defense, Transportation and Homeland Security and many more.

All Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM) certificants in good standing are granted Certificant Membership in the HMS in recognition of their commitment to the highest standards of professional practice in hazardous materials management. This vibrant group of decision-makers are in the market for the products and services that your company offers; connect with them.

  • Giving Back – Your Associate Membership investment contributes to the HMS scholarship program to assist worthy students pursuing an education in our communities of practice.

  • Corporate and Professional Recognition– Your company will be featured on the HMS with your logo linked to your website, plus recognized and shared via HMS communications and social media channels.

  • Full deductibility- of your donation as HMS is a 501[c][3] private foundation under the IRS code §170. [See below for HMS’ IRS determination letter.]

  • Marketing and Access– Connect with the IHMM communities online via our exclusive Collaboration platform to reach and network with our pool of professionals and their companies/organizations.

  • Exclusive HMS and IHMM Sponsorship Opportunities– Further enhance your corporate reach and presence with annual and event-specific sponsorships only available to Associate Member companies.

  • Professional Development– You and your team are invited to participate in the educational seminars, workshops, and other events providing high-quality professional development. Come to learn; come to network.

  • Top Talent Recruitment – Your HR team can post all their open positions to the HMS Job Board without cost; full access is included with your membership. The HMS Job Board is the place to be for the professional talent your company is looking to hire.

  • Industry News – Stay ahead of the curve with IHMM newsletters, topical updates and alerts specific to companies and professionals operating in the hazardous materials, dangerous goods, environment, health and safety communities of practice.

  • Savings– Access a variety of goods and services through our Affinity Programs.

HMS Associate Member Annual Contribution – $1,195

Associate Membership is corporate, allowing for one primary contact and an unlimited number of your team members to participate in the membership. Your membership term runs in twelve-month cycles based on your join date.

Hazardous Material Society (HMS) Associate Membership gives you access to our world-class community of environmental, health, transportation and safety professionals, their companies, and their communities of practice. You need to be here.

Contact Member Services Director: Tom Base, tbase@ihmm.org.

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HMS is a 501[c][3] under the Internal Revenue Code [IRC], and is a private foundation under IRC §509 (a), and those who make contributions to the HMS may deduct them under IRC §170. HMS’ IRS determination letter is found here. There is an annual, flat fee to become an Associate member of HMS. When you make your contribution you will receive a letter of thanks confirming your tax deductible contribution. Please consult your tax adviser on the specific deductibility of your donation to HMS.