Introduction

IMPCA is an Association of Companies that are active in the global methanol market. The membership is open to companies that are active in the production, marketing and consumption for use as feedstock or fuel, as well as to service providers to this industry. Our mission is to provide an effective means of communication to our members in matters of general and specific interest. This is achieved through organising events where participants exchange views on market developments and address issues of general interest to the industry.

IMPCA maintains a global Methanol Reference Specification, along with a Methanol Sampling Method and generates academic interest in activities related to the methanol industry.

IMPCA is an Association of Companies that are active in the global methanol market. The membership is open to companies that are active in the production, marketing and consumption for use as feedstock or fuel, as well as to service providers to this industry.

Our mission is to provide an effective means of communication to our members in matters of general and specific interest.

This is achieved through organising events where participants exchange views on market developments and address issues of general interest to the industry.

T E C H N I C A L  C O M M I T T E E

IMPCA maintains a global Methanol Reference Specification, and generates academic interest in activities related to the methanol industry.
The IMPCA Methanol Reference Specifications, updated Feb. 2014 are now available for downloading.
The Technical Committee, a.o. responsible for the IMPCA Methanol Reference Specification, is looking for additional expertice from members, producers in particular, to meet the increasing challenges they are confronted with in their work.  Intererested members should contact info@impca.be for further information. 

 

M E T H A N O L  S A M P L I N G  M E T H O D S   C O M M I T T E E 

A subcommittee, MSM (Methanol Sampling Methods),  has been formed in 2013 to prepare a proposal for specifications which will lead to the publication of an IMPCA Inspection Manual for use during Surveying Operations.  Peter Meeusen of Inspectorate is chairman of this committee. 
We are pleased to announce that the first official version of the document IMPCA Methanol Sampling Methods.  Click below to consult / download.
"Procedures for Methanol Cargo Handling on Shore and Ship".

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

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 26th IMPCA European Mini-Conference
 Porto, Portugal
Presentations now Available in the meetings area of the website to the conference participants
3rd IMPCA Mini Promoting Conference - IMPCA

New Orleans 5 - 6 February 2015

Registrations to open soon !

  IMPCA IMPRINT  Newsletter 
N° 83, June 2014
Special Edition IMPRINT 
 IMPCA 25 Years
  For information on other Methanol related conferences please
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The Methanol Safe Handling Manual
The Methanol Safe Handling Fact Sheets
The Crisis Communications Guidebook
issued by the Methanol Institute are now available to IMPCA members