JOIN ILMA


Please carefully read the directions for applying for membership.

Please also note that a
ll applications go through an approval process with the ILMA Board of Directors, including the checking of references, that may take up to six weeks to complete. If a membership application is not approved after references have been submitted twice, prospective members must wait twelve months before a third application is considered. If a member application is denied because of product testing issues, prospective applicants must wait 36 months before reapplying.

Select a Member Type Category


Manufacturing
member companies include any firm, partnership, corporation or other organization which:
1.  Derives at least fifty percent (50%) of net sales from manufacturing (compounding and blending) lubricants in North America OR manufactures a minimum of 1,000,000 gallons of lubricants annually in North America;, AND
2.  Is not more than 5% owned by an entity which produces lubricant base stocks for resale by refining, re-refining, reprocessing, recycling, or otherwise reclaiming used oil; AND
3.  Is not more than 5% owned by an entity considered to be either a major oil or chemical company with a national or international scope.
Apply for Manufacturing membership with ILMA

Supplier member companies include any firm, partnership, corporation or other organization which supports the objectives of the Association and which supplies raw materials, packaging, manufacturing equipment, or goods and services used or sold by Manufacturing Members of ILMA.
Apply for Supplier membership with ILMA

Marketing member companies include any firm, partnership, corporation or other organization which:
1.  Markets and manufactures lubricants, but does not meet the ILMA Manufacturing requirements, AND
2.  Owns and operates a lubricant storage facility while maintaining a finished product inventory or utilizes a toll blender to secure these services.
Apply for Marketing membership with ILMA

International member companies include any firm, partnership, corporation or other organization which:
1.  Derives fifty percent (50%) or more of net sales from manufacturing (compounding and blending) lubricants outside North America OR manufactures a minimum of 1,000,000 gallons of lubricants annually outside North America, AND
2.  Does not produce lubricant base stocks for resale by refining crude oil or by rerefining, reprocessing, recycling, or otherwise reclaiming used oil; AND is not more than 5% owned by an entity considered to be either a major oil or chemical company with a national or international scope.
Apply for International membership with ILMA

For questions, please contact the ILMA office at ilma@ilma.org or 703-684-5574.

Submit Your Application

  The 2016 (January 1 – December 31) membership fee is $2,500 plus a one-time application fee of $250.
  To apply online, please select from the options above. To download the application form, please select from the options below:

Download the Manufacturing member application.
Download the Supplier member application
Download the Marketing member application
Download the International member application.