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What Is ASTM International?
The most commonly asked questions about ASTM International.
The Technical Foundations of Capacity Building
This overview shows how ASTM International helps emerging economies improve national standards. More (PDF)
Choosing Standards Based on Merit; Liberalizing Regulation, Trade and Development
Get a deeper understanding of the U.S.-based standardization system and its ability to produce standards that facilitate trade and are relevant to market needs and conditions.
At a Glance
ASTM International: At a Glance
This 16-page brochure provides a comprehensive orientation to the activities and scope of ASTM International. The ASTM process of standardization, the resulting international standards, and the advanced mechanisms in place to develop and distribute these consensus documents is covered in an informative and appealing brochure.
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Chinese-language Edition of Standardization News
This annual edition of the ASTM magazine is offered in Chinese through a joint venture between the China Association for Standardization and ASTM International.
Standardization News en Español
Online version of the ASTM magazine translated into Spanish.
ASTM's Sustainability Overview in Chinese
ASTM's Sustainability Overview in Chinese (PDF)
This 12-minute on demand tutorial in Spanish outlines the contents and functionality of ASTM International's Digital Library. Note: To view the on-demand tutorials, it may be necessary to download Windows Media Player.
Standards Tracker and RSS article in Chinese
Standards Tracker and RSS article in Chinese (PDF)
Global Cooperation History and Trends
Learn about the history, objectives and activities of Global Cooperation (PDF)
Standardization News articles
Columns by ASTM President James A. Thomas: Plain Talk