The British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association
|This article relies too much on references to primary sources. (August 2012)|
|Legal status||Non-profit company|
|Purpose||Aerosol propellants in the United Kingdom|
|Around 74 companies|
|Dr John Morris|
|BAMA Executive Committee (chairman - Nigel Jackson)|
|Affiliations||Fédération Européenne des Aérosols, Alliance of Industry Associations|
The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) is a UK trade association based in Stevenage, which represents companies involved in the aerosol supply chain, including suppliers of components and ingredients to fillers and marketers.
History and objectives
It was established in 1961. 2008 marked 80 years since Rotheim's patent for aerosols was approved in the UK and BAMA as the trade association, marked this through a trade and consumer public relations programme and by producing a series of marketing materials for member companies. BAMA also provides information to local authorities, households and businesses on recycling aerosols.
BAMA's aims are to:
- Promote the aerosol and encourage innovation
- Set high standards in safety, good manufacturing practice and on environmental issues
- Present industry’s view to legislators, the media and key opinion formers
Members include:
- ICI Paints
- Precision Valve - formed by Robert Abplanalp, inventor of the aerosol valve
- Procter & Gamble
- Reckitt Benckiser
- Rentokil Initial
- SC Johnson
- "Purpose". British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
- "Staff". British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
- "Contact us". British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association. Retrieved 5 August 2012.
- "Household recycling". British Aerosol Manufacturers' Association. Retrieved 6 August 2012.