Technical Committee


The Technical Committee, is a.o. responsible for the maintenance of the IMPCA Methanol Reference Specifications,

The Technical Committee, is looking for additional expertise from members, producers in particular, to meet the increasing challenges they are confronted with in their work.  Interested members should contact for further information. 

The IMPCA Methanol Reference Specifications, updated Dec. 2015 are now available for downloading.


Sampling Method Committee

A subcommittee, chaired by Mr. Peter Meeusen of Inspectorate BV, Rotterdam, was formed in 2013 to prepare a proposal for procedures which lead to the publication of an IMPCA Inspection Manual for use during Surveying Operations.  The first official version of the document IMPCA Methanol Sampling Methods was launched in November 2014.  Click below to consult / download.

"Procedures for Methanol Cargo Handling on Shore and Ship".



Presentations Available !

28th IMPCA Mini-Conference

Porto,  June 9 to 10, 2016

Click here for other Methanol related conferences


  • 6/14/2016

    19th IMPCA Asian Methanol Conference

    November 1st – 3rd, MMSA will organise the 19th International Methanol Consumers and Producers Association (IMPCA) Asian Methanol Conference at The Regent in Singapore.

  • 6/11/2016

    28th IMPCA Mini-Conference 9 -10 June, Porto

    This year's 28th Mini-Conference which took place saw the largest attendance since this Mini-Conference started. Thank you to all of our delegates for making the conference such a great success !