The National Association for Surface Finishing

NASF represents the interests of businesses and professionals throughout the surface coatings industry.

Government & Industry Affairs Update - Webinar

EPA’s proposed ‎PFAS drinking water standards, pending wastewater discharge standards for metal finishing, ‎CA’s hexavalent chromium phase-out rule, new health assessments for cobalt and ‎chromium, among other topics.‎ Join Christian Richter and Jeff Hannapel for the members-only update.

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Your membership and involvement with NASF is important to us and is deeply appreciated as membership dues are the lifeblood of this organization. Discover the many advantages of becoming a member of NASF today by completing an online membership application and someone from the membership team will be in touch shortly.

SUR/FIN Registration Now Live!

Join business leaders, visionary thinkers, and the who’s who of the industry as we delve into pressing issues and explore the latest cutting-edge technologies. SUR/FIN 2023 is fast approaching so do not hesitate to register. Take advantage of our early bird pricing and receive discounts starting at 10%! 


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NASF, and its education arm, The AESF Foundation, offer thoughtfully developed, technical courses that explore and explain the important “basics” of metal finishing as well as the latest and most impactful developments in every specialty within the field.