Producer Membership Benefit
As the trade association
serving both large and small producers of over 90% of the total aggregate sold
in Illinois each year, the IAAP can be a valuable asset to your business.
Producers of crushed stone, sand, gravel, clay, peat, and other non-coal
industrial minerals will realize tangible benefits by joining the Producer
Membership division of the IAAP.
Benefits of Membership
Legislative & Regulatory Advocacy:
IAAP represents your interests every day in Springfield. We have our finger on
the pulse of any legislative maneuver that could affect the aggregate industry
in Illinois. We also work closely with all government agencies that regulate
aggregate producers. The IAAP is the only organization that constantly monitors
the status of Illinois laws and regulations affecting the aggregates industry,
thereby keeping our members secure in the knowledge that their wellbeing is
IAAP provides current scientific information and practical experience through
state-of-the-art seminars presented by nationally known speakers. At the Annual
Convention, you may visit many comprehensive exhibits of new and proven
aggregate services and equipment tailored to the needs of the aggregate
industry. Members may borrow print, video, DVD, and CD-ROM materials from our
extensive education, public relations, and safety libraries.
Research & Information:
IAAP is an essential resource for questions and concerns regarding technical and
regulatory issues that impact the aggregates industry. The IAAP website contains
a virtual storehouse of useful research and information you will find very
valuable. The IAAP can explain how to claim an exemption from paying retailers
occupation (sales) tax or use tax on machinery and equipment.
IAAP offers help organizing site visits for school children or the general
public. We have many excellent educational materials you may use to ensure that
your pit or quarry tour is a success. You may enhance the public’s perception of
your operation by participating in the Community Relations and Rock Solid Safety
Sponsored Benefit Programs:
IAAP sponsors programs designed to help the aggregates industry operate more
efficiently and increase profit! Benefits offered include a competitively priced
insurance program offering coverage for general liability, worker’s
compensation, property, inland marine, automobile, and business income. IAAP
members purchasing this insurance offered by Bituminous may be eligible for
dividends. You may also rent noise dosimetry equipment from the IAAP to ensure your operation is in compliance with
MSHA noise regulations.
The Update newsletter is full of important and interesting news and information
affecting the industry, educational and networking opportunities, member
recognition, and a calendar of important events. The monthly Update newsletter
can be emailed to members or may be downloaded from our website. The Membership
Directory contains contact information and details about the products and
services offered by IAAP member companies and government agencies.
Join the IAAP
Aggregate Producer members mine
crushed stone, sand or
Producer members are companies producing silica sand, clay, peat, cement and
other minerals or mineral products. If you
are interested in becoming an IAAP member, please download the appropriate form,
fill it out in its entirety and send in the completed application to the IAAP,
along with your check for the appropriate amount of dues. Please note:
The information contained on this form will be used to create your company
listing in the IAAP Membership Directory and on this website. Therefore, be sure to provide all of
the information requested, including a detailed description of your company’s
goods and services.
Note that IAAP dues are self-allocating.
Yearly Producer Member dues are based upon the tonnage sold in Illinois during
the previous year; Non-Aggregate Member dues are based upon sales in Illinois
during the previous year. Please select the appropriate category and pay that
amount. Membership dues are 95% tax deductible as a