Member Benefits

Delivering Value by Supporting You & Your Industry

Do Business

NEBC provides connections and a clearinghouse between members and those needing services - including other members.

Print & Website Directories, The annual Resource Guide, designed to help users find product and service providers, is distributed widely to businesses, government agencies, and other referral sources. A searchable “Solutions Provider Locator” presents the same information on the NEBC website. Staff also field inquiries through the NEBC office.

Trade Shows & Exhibit Opportunities. NEBC sponsors trade shows at key regional environmental and energy conferences. It also provides exhibit opportunities at specialty conferences and workshops throughout the year.

Events. NEBC’s educational activities are designed to attract industry and government managers as well as service providers – creating a venue for these communities to interact with each other. Sponsorships provide a way for members to gain visibility and exposure.

Build Relationships

NEBC offers numerous opportunities for networking and alliance building.

Events. A full calendar of formal and informal events helps to build community within the industry. Members learn who to contact when they need information or advice, and which companies would make good partners for multi-disciplinary projects.  

Committees & Special Interest Groups. Organizational activities are directed by the Chapter Committees and conference planning committees. Members also come together through Special Interest Groups such as those addressing Renewable Energy, Brownfields Redevelopment, and Young Professionals. These structures provide opportunities for members to interact with peers while helping to advance the industry.

Get Smarter

NEBC provides education and information to keep members and their customers at the head of their fields.
Luncheons are designed to update members on regulatory and policy issues, and emerging industry practices and trends. 

Conferences, workshops, and forum events provide companies with cost-effective education and training opportunities for their staff. Continuing education credits are offered when appropriate.

The website provides member and industry news, job postings, and information about upcoming NEBC and industry events.  

Be Heard

NEBC is an active participant in governmental affairs and policy development in the region, and serves as the voice of the industry to the media and other organizations.

Regulation. NEBC maintains extensive contacts within state regulatory agencies, the U.S. EPA, and other regulatory bodies. It collaborates with these partners to assure the use of good science in regulation, and to make regulation consistent and predictable.  

Legislation. NEBC staff, plus a paid lobbyist in Olympia, represent NEBC before State legislatures and governors. NEBC has helped pass tax credits and incentives for remediation, pollution control, Brownfields redevelopment, and renewable energy. It has also blocked or modified bills harmful to the industry’s interests.

Media & Other Organizations. NEBC works with economic development agencies, educational institutions, the media, and other business associations to enhance the visibility and image of the industry, to promote new technologies, and to create business opportunities for members.

Connect to Resources

NEBC provides access to information and discounts for business services.

Benefits. Members can access special benefits, including the “Employer Pages” jobs board and applicant management system, and discounts on training courses, travel, business services, and events sponsored by other organizations.

Staff. The organization’s staff is dedicated to serving members and promoting the industry throughout the region. Staff members are the point of contact for general NEBC information, referrals, resources, and business assistance. They coordinate activities and member committees, and represent the industry to the broader community.

Website. includes information about NEBC services, news, and events; and helps prospective customers and employees link to members.

See more benefits at the Services & Resources Page

"We are a nationwide business, and NEBC has helped our business grow in the Northwest."  Rodney Mann, ESC Lab Sciences