Success in this industry is largely dependent on the size and number of people in your network with whom you can trade. When you join SMART, you instantly increase the size of your network, allowing you to build new relationships with people who can help grow your business. The SMART Board of Directors and SMART staff are committed to supporting our members and our industry.
Think SMART membership is right for your company? There are many great benefits to a SMART membership.
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See what SMART members are saying about SMART and how their membership has benefited their businesses.
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Membership Value Packages
In addition to the regular SMART membership, we offer members the opportunity to increase the value of their membership by upgrading to a Value Package. These packages are designed to help enhance each category of membership.
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SMART offers three different types of Membership; Industry, International and Associate.
Click below to download the membership application for each category.
Industry Member ($2,095 USD per year)
Any for-profit company engaged in the wiping materials, used clothing, textile recycling, or related secondary materials industry.
International Member ($1,695 USD per year)
Businesses located throughout the world involved in some aspect of the textile recycling, wiping cloth or fiber business.
Associate Member ($1,695 USD per year)
Companies that provide product or service to our industry such as trucking companies, express package services, gas and electric suppliers insurance companies, business consultants, freight auditors and more.
Codes of Conduct
SMART members agree to abide by the SMART Membership Code of Conduct as well as the SMART Clothing Collection Bin Code of Conduct when applying for membership. The Codes of Conduct can be found by clicking below.