Surface Finishing Resources

AMAS - Mexican Association for Surface Finishing

The Mexican Association for Surface Finishing (AMAS) represents all specialties in the Surface Coating Industry of Mexico, organic and inorganic, linking companies, academic institutions and technical experts. Our mission is to promote education and innovation among the Industrial Surface Finishing Community in Mexico.

Finishing Talk

Finishing Talk is an online metal finishing forum and monthly newsletter containing a variety of up to the minute metal finishing industry news and information. Forum members discuss finishing processes, current regulations, industry events, and more. Come see what the industry is talking about today!


Finishing.TV is an IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) channel that is accessible online and on-demand. The first of its kind, Finishing.TV houses a growing compilation of finishing industry related programs, including the popular metal finishing talk show, Finishing Talk Live.

NASF - National Association of Surface Finishers

The National Association of Surface Finishers is a collaboration between the American Electroplaters and Surface Finishers Society (AESF), the Metal Finishing Suppliers Association (MFSA), and the National Association of Metal Finishers (NAMF). The NASF is a trade association whose mission is to promote the advancement of the North American surface finishing industry globally.