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New Standard Supports Community Resilience

A new ASTM International standard will support cost-effective ways for communities to respond,... more

Industry Sectors:

Construction | Safety | Environment

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Soil Experts Developing Particle-Size Distribution (Gradation) Standards

ASTM International’s soil-and-rock committee ( D18 ) is developing a standard for particle-size analysis when specifiers want both a sedimentation... more
Industry Sectors: 
Construction

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Paper Competition Announced for U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day 2018

In celebration of standards, and their growing impact on the global economy, SES - The Society for Standards Professionals and the U.S. Celebration... more

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New Joint Effort Boosts Drone Standards for Public Safety Officials

The National Fire Protection Association and ASTM International are joining forces to help the growing number of public safety professionals who want... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety

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New Test Method Supports “KEE” Roofing Membranes

A new ASTM International test method will support the growing use of roofing membranes that contain ketone ethylene ester, or KEE, polymer blends... more
Industry Sectors: 
Construction

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Hazardous Materials Packaging

A new ASTM International standard will help with pressure testing certain containers that are used to transport hazardous materials. The standard... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety
Transportation

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Infographic: Ready and Responsive

Download this infographic as a PDF... more
Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Safety
Environment

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New Guide Outlines Tests for Antifungal-Treated Articles

A first-of-its-kind ASTM International guide outlines the many test methods used to evaluate the effectiveness of antifungal-treated articles. While... more
Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Products
Medical