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Certifying Biobased Products

In May, ASTM members updated a test method to determine the biocontent of products made from... more

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Ultrasonic Testing for Plastic Pipe Joints

A new ASTM International practice provides a standardized way for manufacturers and construction professionals to examine plastic pipe joints... more

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Construction

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Roller-Compacted Concrete

A new standard provides a test method that uses a specialized tool to prepare samples of and to test the density of roller compacted concrete (RCC... more

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Construction

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Safer Sidewalks

A new ASTM International standard will make sidewalks safer and more comfortable for wheelchair users. The standard (... more

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Transportation

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New Standard for Testing in Electronic Devices

A new standard will help test technology that is used in many electronic devices. 

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Fifteen Years Later

As they did with many other aspects of our lives, the events of Sept. 11, 2001, ushered in a new era for security- and safety-related standards... more

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New Directions for Additive Manufacturing

Choose metal or polymer. Define the object with a computer-aided design file and send it to print. And use a production process such as laser... more

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Standards and Competitiveness

Driving Toward Accuracy and Reliability

From its founding over 56 years ago, Nanmac’s mission has been to develop and design standard and custom thermocouples and resistance temperature... more

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