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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... more

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Construction | Safety | Transportation | Chemicals

Interview

Collaboration for Innovation

Standards, cybersecurity, policymaking — these issues and more are on this IT leader’s mind.

Your organization... more

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Consumer Products
Quality

Features

How Smart Is Your Shirt?

The use of the word “smart” as shorthand for a product or device that exceeds the normal functions of its less intelligent peers is well... more

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Consumer Products
Safety
Medical

Standards Development How-to

ILS: Making Our Standards Work Better

As you and your ASTM colleagues develop standard test methods, remember that ASTM’s Interlaboratory Study Program is a resource available to all... more


Update

Plastics and Polymers Composting

ASTM International’s Committee on Plastics (D20) is updating a widely used standard that helps... more

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Environment

Update

Knee Cartilage Repair

A proposed ASTM International standard aims to make it easier to use tissue engineered medical products to repair cartilage. The proposed standard... more

Industry Sectors: 
Medical

Update

New ASTM Standard Will Promote Drinking Water Safety

A new ASTM standard will be used to help ensure the safety of drinking water. The new standard (soon to be published as D8001, Test Method for... more

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Consumer Products
Environment
Quality

Board Nominees

Nominations for the ASTM Board of Directors

In accordance with the ASTM International bylaws, we are pleased to announce the slate of candidates selected by the society’s Nominating... more