RPMASA MEMBERSHIP

Membership of the RPMASA is open to all companies in the Life Cycle, value and supply chain of industrial and chemical packaging. This includes those who design, manufacture, fill, use & empty, reprocess or recycle as well as support services and Interested Parties.

Companies that supply products or services to RPMASA members and consultants, who are involved in activities which bring them into regular contact with the industry, are also eligible for membership. Government Depts. are encouraged to join to work together in partnership for mutually beneficial solutions.

Packaging is a type of containment which is designed to contain a chemical or chemical product. The material of construction must be compatible with the contents to be packed, and it must comply with global & local regulations for test, certification and markings.
The Association provides Members with information, Specialist knowledge, Training, Audit and Consultancy opportunities, as well as new Services to aid compliance in the Supply Chain. Information on chemical classification, packaging and labelling, handling, storage and transport, including Risk Assessments. RPMASA participates in various government fora for new Legislation and Regulations as well as International and National Standards.

RPMASA Members enjoy:
  • Reduced rates for all our Training and Workshops
  • Great opportunities to promote their business through;
  • Sponsorship and Branding and display for Workshops and AGM
  • Posters – co-brand
  • Snippets and newsletters
  • Website – Patron Members have direct link to their Website

MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES

An elite category for Leaders in their field committed to environmental & regulatory compliance, and to promoting Responsible Packaging Management. Includes multiple operational sites and Business Units in Southern Africa

Multiple Sites/ Business Unit

Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
R 1000 R 12 500 R 150 000
Platinum Members - enjoy additional benefits, including:
  • Business Logo on the RPMASA website with a direct weblink to Patron web
  • Free 1 day Baseline Compliance Audit
  • 5 Free delegates to any RPMASA workshop
  • Display space at any RPMASA workshop
  • Company logo or name on RPMASA publications
  • Company name on letterhead
  • First opportunity to sponsor & speak at meetings, workshops and other RPMASA functions
  • First opportunity to sponsor and co-brand awareness & educational posters and materials
  • Free company exposure in RPMASA newsletter
  • Opportunity to market projects in conjunction with RPMASA
  • Use of toll free number on packaging – refer conditions
  • Use of RPMASA logo on all their stationery
  • Networking Breakfast/s
  • A special category of members who actively supports and promotes our Principles and Policies. Includes up to 3 Operational sites and or Business Units in Southern Africa

    Up to 3 Sites/Business Unit

    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 1000 R2 900 R34 000
    Patron Members - enjoy additional benefits, including:
  • Business Logo on the RPMASA website with a direct weblink to Patron web
  • Free 1 day Baseline Compliance Audit
  • Display space at any RPMASA workshop
  • Company logo or name on RPMASA publications
  • Company name on letterhead
  • First opportunity to sponsor & speak at meetings, workshops and other RPMASA functions
  • First opportunity to sponsor and co-brand awareness & educational posters and materials
  • Free company exposure in RPMASA newsletter
  • Opportunity to market projects in conjunction with RPMASA
  • Use of toll free number on packaging – refer conditions
  • Use of RPMASA logo on all their stationery
  • Networking Breakfast/s
  • Single Site/Business Unit

    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 1000 R 1 700 R20 000
    Standard Members - enjoy additional benefits, including:
  • Use of the RPMASA logo
  • Informative Snippets and News Flash
  • Reduced Rates for Training and Workshops
  • Baseline Gap Audit and Training opportunities
  • Opportunity for Use of RPMASA new services at favourable rates including
    -Toll free number on packaging, labels, Safety Data Sheets, and vehicle placards
    -24/7/365 Call Centre access through use of RPMASA Toll free number
    -Discounted rates for REACH Delivery for OHS Act Safety Data Sheet distribution compliance
  • Filler/User/Emptier
    Organisations who fill and/or use and empty, drums & containers for transport and distribution of products or use the contents or act as a distributor or trader.

    Supplier/Service Provider
    Organisations who provide goods e.g. seals and closures, and services to the packaging and container industry. This includes transport and waste disposal companies.

    Blenders
    Companies that formulate, mix and dispense e.g. cleaning materials, paints, packers etc. Often small non-technical organisations who do not have own SHEQ resources so need information & advice


    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 1000.00 R1 200 R12 000

    Small Business Additional Sites

    Application Fee Monthly Free Annual Fee
    R 1000.00 R 450 R 4500

    AFFILIATE MEMBERS

    Collectors and Recyclers of used packagings including drum & containers - Organisations who collect and recycle the material from which used packagings are made.
    Organisations who take used packaging, clean and/or further process for reuse - Refer UN model regulations & SANS 10406

    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 500 R 420 R 5000

    Pricing per Site

    Individuals & Organisations who provide Audit, Training or other Consulting services to Members.


    Individual
    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 500 -------- R 1500


    Company
    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 1000 -------- R 10 000

    Departments or sections of national, provincial or local government, or Municipalities.


    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 500 -------- R20 000

    Individuals
    – who support RPMASA Aims and Activities.

    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 100 -------- R1 000


    Organisations SMME
    – who support the Aims and Activities of the Association.

    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 500 -------- R 5000


    Large Organisations
    Application Fee Monthly Fee Annual Fee
    R 500 -------- R10 000
    As per agreement
    Any organisation from outside of Southern Africa as per above categories.