ASTM Standardization News

Latest News


Safety Equipment Institute Becomes ASTM Subsidiary

Certification Services and More Offered by SEI... more

Standards in Education

Where Are They Now?

After 10 years of sponsoring the Washington Internships for Students of Engineering program, SN catches up with several past interns. ... more


The Year of the SME (So Far)

ASTM has found many ways to celebrate small and medium-sized enterprises so far in the Year of the SME.... more


Electrode Potential Measurement

A new ASTM standard will help measure the potential for metal corrosion in aquatic environments.... more

First Person

Science, Innovation, and Chemistry

An Interview with Thomas M. Connelly Jr.

The ACS leader talks about science becoming more multi-disciplinary, innovation and the role of standards, and the work of his organization.... more


Standards Drive Success in Services Sector

An overview of ASTM standards in the services sector.... more

Standards and Competitiveness

In at the Ground Floor

Service bureau Met-L-Flo uses ASTM standards for the manufacture of parts and is participating in the development of new 3D printing standards to help refine and and improve their processes.... more

Standards and Competitiveness

To a "T"

Tinius Olsen Testing Machine Company considers its ASTM involvement crucial for the company.... more


Plastic Film Thickness

A proposed ASTM standard will help produce thinner and higher quality plastic films.... more


Heat Fusion Equipment

A new ASTM standard provides a guideline for properly training workers who operate heat fusion equipment to fuse plastic pipes.... more

More News