Industry Links

Industry Links

California EPA

The mission of this agency is to restore, protect and enhance the environment, to ensure public health, environmental quality and economic. Visit website

California Jewelers Association

Founded in 1933, the CJA is proud to be the largest state jewelry association in the U.S. Nearly 1,200 CJA Members (prominent retail jewelers, designers, manufacturers, and service providers) obtain many benefits of their membership. Visit website

Contemporary Design Group

The CDG is a national organization dedicated to the promotion of creative jewelry design and committed to the highest standards of integrity and ethics in business and in design. Visit website

Department of Toxic Substance Control

The Department of Toxic Substances Control protects you from toxics from the past, in the present, and into the future. Visit website


The gem and jewelry world's foremost information resource on the Internet. Open to the public, Free of charge - a substantial library of articles, publications, reports, and technical data on gem and jewelry related topics. Visit website

Gold Prospectors Association of America

The GPAA was founded in 1968 to preserve and promote the heritage of the North American Prospector. They're dedicated to providing the exchange of information, presenting an organized voice for all prospectors and helping it's members find more gold. Visit website

Industrial Council for Tangible Assets

ICTA is the national trade association for all who have an interest in precious metals, rare coins, US and foreign currency, and other numismatic and tangible assets. Visit website

International Precious Metals Institute

IPMI is an international association formed to provide a forum for the exchange of information and technology for companies and the general public interested in the precious metals industry. Visit website

Jewelers Board of Trade

Established in 1884, JBT is a not for profit jewelry trade association whose primary function is to compile and disseminate accurate and reliable credit information among its members. Visit website

Jewelers Vigilance Committee

The Jewelers Vigilance Committee was formed in 1912 to provide education and self-regulation to the jewelry industry. Visit website

Manufacturing Jewelers & Suppliers of America

For more than 100 years, MJSA has been helping to advance the jewelry manufacturing industry. It is a national association with international influence. Visit website

Metal Arts Society of Southern California

To serve the needs and interests of artists and designers who are engaged in making craft works by providing an exchange of information on such issues as producing, teaching, exhibiting, and marketing. Visit website

National Pawn Brokers

The National Pawnbrokers Association strives to provide communication, education, legislative, and networking for the pawn industry. Visit website

Orange County 49ers

The Orange County 49ers, Inc. is a non-profit organization for those interested in gold prospecting and mining, and is ideal for those just beginning, or experienced prospectors. Visit website

The Society of American Silversmiths

The go-to resource for anything related to the art and craft of silversmithing. SAS was founded in April 1989 as the nation's only organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of silversmithing. Visit website

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The mission of the Environmental Protection Agency is to protect human health and the environment. Since 1970, EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment for the American people. Visit website