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Our Members

    • Agilex Fragrances
    • Berjé, Incorporated
    • Champion Container Corporation
    • Emerald Kalama Chemical, LLC
    • Kerry Ingredients and Flavours
    • Chemia Corporation
    • Givaudan Fragrances Corporation
    • Cosmo International Fragrances
    • The Perfumer's Apprentice
    • Flaroma, Inc.
    • Medallion International, Inc
    • Prinova USA
    • Aroma S.A. – Frutarom GT
    • Grayden Cedarworks, Inc
    • Vigon International, Inc.
    • International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
    • Innovative Fragrances, Inc.
    • Custom Essence, Inc.
    • Lisam Systems
    • Ungerer & Company Incorporated
    • Firmenich, Inc.
    • Andrea Aromatics, Inc.
    • Compagnie Parento Limited
    • Bedoukian Research, Inc
    • BASF Corporation
    • Fricke Inc.
    • Arcade Marketing, Inc
    • CPL Aromas, Inc.
    • Takasago International Corporation (USA)
    • Flavor & Fragrance Specialties Inc.
    • Global Essence Inc.
    • The Lermond Company, LLC
    • Sozio, Inc.
    • Ascent Aromatics
    • Aroma Creations
    • Bontoux Inc.
    • Symrise, Inc.
    • Bell Flavors & Fragrances, Inc.
    • Atlanta Fragrance Incorporated
    • Tru Fragrance & Beauty, LLC
    • Charkit Chemical Corporation
    • Makhteshim-Agan of North America, Inc.
    • Evolva SA
    • The Lebermuth Company, Inc.
    • Fragrance Resources, Inc.
    • MANE USA
    • Excellentia International
    • Alpha Aromatics, LP
    • O’Laughlin Industries
    • French Color & Fragrance Co., Inc.
    • The John D. Walsh Company, Inc.
    • Phoenix Aromas & Essential Oils, LLC
    • Intarome Fragrance Corporation
    • The Wercs, Ltd. - A UL Company
    • Premier Specialties, Inc.
    • Innov8 Computer Solutions, LLC
    • Robertet, Inc.
    • Belle Aire Creations
    • drom international, Inc. usa
    • Arylessence, Inc.
    • Allured Business Media/Perfumer & Flavorist Magazine
    • Pearlchem Corp
    • ScentAir
    • Citrus and Allied Essences Ltd.

Committees

Value Chain & Sustainability Committee

Mission Statement
To strategically enhance relationships and perceptions of the fragrance industry with partners across the value chain by:

  • Establishing advocacy and communication platforms between IFRA North America and value chain participants including suppliers, customers, retailers, consumers and third party programs.
  • Coordinating IFRA North America positions with appropriate key stakeholders including trade associations, organizations, and third party certifiers resulting in valuable information networks and strategic alliances.
  • Providing educational opportunities for IFRA North America members to enhance the industry’s understanding and impact in the area of sustainability.
  • Facilitating the exchange of sustainability best practices for IFRA North America members.
  • Assisting members, suppliers, and customers through activities, knowledge sharing, and timely reporting on key value chain and sustainability issues.

Communications Committee

Staff Liaison:Jennifer Abril

In support of the overall mission of the Association:

To foster and advocate for the fragrance industry in the United States and Canada by promoting and supporting the safety, sustainability and integrity of our products.

IFRA North America’s Communications Committee will:

    • Set priorities to guide communications, educational programs and consumer outreach activities of the fragrance industry in North America
    • Advise IFRANA staff on promotion and defense of the industry, its products, and its trade association, including:
      • Promotion of the emotional benefits of fragrance and the enjoyment of fragranced products by consumers
      • Emphasis on the social and economic impacts of the fragrance industry and the role fragrance plays in the development of widely accepted consumer, specialty and institutional products
      • Translation of complex chemical language into ideas and concepts that can be easily communicated and clearly understood by the general public.

 

  • Contribute to development and distribution of the industry’s policy and advocacy positions, strategies and activities
  • Direct IFRANA's communications with members and prospective members about the association’s activities
  • Support IFRANA's liaison with allied trade associations through building relationships and alliances with other third parties

International Trade & Transportation Committee

Staff Liaison:Megan Ekstrom

Mission Statement:

  • Assimilate, digest and distribute information concerning legislation and regulations pertaining to the import or export and transportation of fragrances and fragrance ingredients.
  • Act as a conduit to the Board of Directors of IFRA North America as well as other IFRA North America committees with information concerning import-export matters that could affect industry members.

Government Relations Committee

Staff Liaison:Megan Ekstrom

Mission Statement:

  • Enhance the public policy climate in which our industry operates by building relationships with appropriate legislative and regulatory authorities as well as non-governmental organizations.
  • Influence key legislators and regulators through on-the-record testimony and written comments, lobbying at the state and federal levels, coalitioning, and other appropriate means.
  • Liaise with IFRA North America Scientific Affairs Committee, IFRA Scientific Committee, and other industry stakeholders to ensure policy positions are based on sound scientific reasoning.
  • Coordinate IFRA North America positions with other allied trade associations and establish strategic alliances and information networks with appropriate associations and organizations.

Occupational Safety, Health & Environmental Committee

Staff Liaison:Megan Ekstrom

Mission Statement:

  • Review and discuss Safety, Health, and Environmental current and common practices along with specific methods and standards needed for continuously improving workplace performance.
  • Identify and/or create opportunities for improving the Safety, Health and Environmental knowledge within IFRA North America companies.
  • Promote awareness of new and changing Safety, Health and Environmental regulations along with applicable regulatory enforcement activities.
  • Provide the IFRA North America Board with recommendations for addressing regulatory compliance and other matters involving Safety, Health and Environmental issues that may impact the flavor and/or fragrance industries.

Product Safety and Regulatory Committee

In support of the overall mission of the Association:

To foster and advocate for the fragrance industry in the United States and Canada by promoting and supporting the safety, sustainability and integrity of our products..

IFRA North America’s Product Safety and Regulatory Committee (PSRC) Committee will:

  • Identify the key technical and regulatory issues affecting IFRA North America member companies and monitor, develop strategies for and act on such issues in the format of the full committee or through targeted working groups.
  • Communicate to and educate membership on issues of interest, serve as technical information clearing house and assist in the development, where necessary, of compliance tools for members (guidance documents, regularly scheduled committee meetings, webinars, workshops, etc.).
  • Develop ideas and proposals for appropriate management of issues should they require support from IFRA and/or IFRA North America Board.
  • Provide support to the IFRANA Government Relations Committee in their efforts to influence key stakeholders by developing written comments, forming industry work groups, participating in internal meetings, and other appropriate means.
  • Liaise with technical experts within allied trade associations; collaborate on issues and positions, where necessary.
  • Provide technical and regulatory support to other IFRA North America committees and staff as needed.