Affiliated Trade Associations and Partners

As a professional society, the ISBT maintains relationships with a number of other trade associations around the world. In some cases, the documents, methods, and guidelines developed within the technical committees are shared with these associations. In other cases, our technical committees may work together to insure the terminology and methods are consistent. The following list includes a number of these organizations.

American Beverage Association
Australian Beverages Council
British Soft Drink Association (BSDA)
CETIE (Centre Technique International de l'Embouteillage)
CPA (The Association for Contract Packagers and Manufacturers)
Compressed Gas Association (CGA)
European Industrial Gas Association (EIGA)
International Beverage Dispensing Equipment Association (IBDEA)
International Council of Beverage Associations (ICBA)
Kombucha Brewers International (KBI)
MEBAK (Central European Commission for Brewing Analysis)
PMMI (Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute)
QCS Purchasing Cooperative
The Packaging School
UNESDA (Union of European Beverages Associations)
VLB (Research and Teaching Institute for Brewing in Berlin)