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The diverse roles of chemicals in modern science and industry - their use in plastics, pesticides, adhesives, catalysts and more - are reflected in ASTM International standards addressing these topics. See below for the latest news on ASTM's activities in this area, and explore relevant standards, committee meeting dates and more in the boxes to the left.

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ASTM International Board of Directors Holds October Meetings in Seoul

The ASTM board held its October meeting in Seoul, South Korea; while there the board connected with ... READ MORE »

Recap: News of the ASTM Board of Directors

At its October meeting, the ASTM board of directors conducted business and heard reports. ... READ MORE »

Get the Lead Out

The recent introduction of the new Apple iPhone 6 was an occasion of great joy for tech geeks all ov... READ MORE »

Transition: New ASTM President Selected

As I close out this year of serving as chairman of ASTM International’s board of directors, it is ... READ MORE »

ASTM Compass

Let’s get acquainted with ASTM CompassR. ... READ MORE »

Helping Our Brand Work Better

“Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room,” says Amazon founder, Je... READ MORE »

Helping Our World Work Better

Before you turned to this page, you probably noticed something different about this issue of SN. In ... READ MORE »

Combating Corrosion

The evening news may leave many of us feeling war-weary, but one ASTM International technical commit... READ MORE »

Nutrition Labels for Products

In today’s competitive marketplace, providing a verified EPD can help your product stand out as mo... READ MORE »

Passing the Torch

An oft-quoted maxim says that if you give someone a fish you may feed them for a day, but if you tea... READ MORE »