Membership Application 15INF
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MEMBERSHIP DUES U.S./Non-U.S. Surface Mail Non-U.S. Airmail
❏Active .....................❏$175.................... ❏$265
❏Corporate(Bronze) ...........❏$850.................... ❏$850
❏Student* ...................❏ 0 ................... ❏ N/A
Active membership is “individual” and is not transferable. Membership year is from January 1 through December 31, 2015.
*Complimentary student membership includes free access to online Inform only. Student membership applies to full-time graduate students working no
more than 50% time in professional work, excluding academic assistantships/fellowships.
OPTIONAL TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS
❏ JAOCS — $180 | ❏ Lipids — $180 | ❏ Journal of Surfactants and Detergents — $180
These prices apply only with membership and include print and online versions and shipping/handling.
DIVISIONS AND SECTIONS DUES (Division memberships are free for students.)
Divisions Dues/Year Divisions Dues/Year Sections Dues/Year Sections Dues/Year
❏ Agricultural Microscopy $16 ❏ Lipid Oxidation and Quality $10 ❏ Asian $15 ❏ India $10
❏ Analytical $15 ❏ Phospholipid $20 ❏ Australasian $25 ❏ Latin American $15
❏ Biotechnology $20 ❏ Processing $10 ❏ Canadian $15 ❏ USA FREE
❏ Edible Applications Technology $20 ❏ Protein and Co-Products $12 ❏ European $25
❏ Health and Nutrition $20 ❏ Surfactants and Detergents $30
❏ Industrial Oil Products $15
❏ Membership Certificate: $25 | ❏ AOCS Lapel Pin: $10 | ❏ AOCS Directory: $17
❏ Membership Certificate and AOCS Lapel Pin: $30
PREFERRED METHOD OF PAYMENT
❏ Check or money order is enclosed, payable to AOCS in U.S. funds drawn on a U.S. bank.
❏ Send bank transfers to: Busey Bank, 100 W. University, Champaign, IL 61820 USA. Account number 111150-836-1.
Reference: 15INF. Routing number 071102568. Fax bank transfer details and application to AOCS.
❏ Send an invoice for payment. (Memberships are not active until payment is received.)
❏ To pay by credit card, please use our online application ( www.aocs.org/join) or contact Doreen Berning at +1 217-693-4813.
Dues are not deductible for charitable contributions for income tax purposes; however, dues may be considered ordinary and necessary business expenses.
This Code has been adopted by AOCS to define the rules of professional conduct for its members.
AOCS Code of Ethics • Chemistry and its application by scientists, engineers, and technologists have for their prime objective the advancement of science
and benefit of mankind. Accordingly, the Society expects each member: 1) to be familiar with the purpose and objectives of the Society as expressed in
its articles of incorporation; to promote its aim actively; and to strive for self-improvement in said member’s profession; 2) to present conduct that at all
times reflects dignity upon the profession of chemistry and engineering; 3) to use every honorable means to elevate the standards of the profession and
extend its sphere of usefulness; 4) to keep inviolate any confidence that may be entrusted to said member in such member’s professional capacity; 5) to
refuse participation in questionable enterprises and to refuse to engage in any occupation that is contrary to law or the public welfare; 6) to guard against
unwarranted insinuations that reflect upon the character or integrity of other chemists and engineers.