Mission & Vision
Recieve Invitations to several meetings and events annually, to meet and discuss industry related topics, learn about new issues affecting our industry, and to network with peers. Membership with the Michigan Chapter includes automatic affiliation with the National Association for Surface Finishing (NASF).
MINASF provides on-going education and advocacy for our membership. Typical speakers include representatives from OSHA, EPA, EGLE, elected officials, and regular updates from our national organization, the National Association for Surface Finishing. NASF plays an important leadership role by informing decision makers, the public, the global manufacturing value chain, and the next generation of engineers about the vital role of surface finishing in society. Members receive e-newsletters with the latest news and updates in the industry, as well as the monthly ‘NASF Report’ from Products Finishing.
Providing education and advocacy for the state of Michigan
Our mission is to advance the collective interests of the surface finishing industry in Michigan by advocating for our community, fostering technical and educational excellence, and cultivating a robust network of professionals dedicated to sustainable and ethical practices.
Empowering our members to lead and innovate individually and collectively in surface finishing. We envision a future where the strength and sustainability of Michigan's industry are safeguarded through advocacy and education.
Any company directly or indirectly related to the business of surface finishing. Our membership includes plating companies and chemical suppliers. Our wider audience would include any industry that uses a range of surface finishing technologies, such as: electronics, automotive, aerospace and defense, energy, medical, agriculture, construction, tools and dies, shipbuilding, steel, plumbing and household appliances.