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Standards and Competitiveness

To a "T"

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


Warehouse Management

A new ASTM standard will help organizations reduce costs, conserve resources, and increase efficiency of warehousing operations.... more


New Standard Will Boost Sustainable Manufacturing

A new ASTM standard will provide structure and formalism to ensure consistency in characterizing sustainable manufacturing processes.... more


Oil and Gas Farm Security

A new ASTM standard will help deter trespassing on oil and gas tank farms.... more

Plain Talk

No Thumb on the Scale

ASTM International standards — developed according to the World Trade Organization's Technical Barriers to Trade Agreement — stand on their merits in countries around the world. ... more

Standards and Statistics

Data Significance

Understanding statistical and practical significance.... more


Collodial Silica

ASTM's concrete committee is developing a proposed standard that would help to increase the strength and durability of concrete by using collodial silica. ... more


Standards Help Drive Growth in Latin America

A group led by ASTM Executive Vice President Katharine Morgan visited Chile, Colombia, and Peru in May to call attention to the crucial role that standards are playing in Latin America. ... more


Product Resiliency

ASTM's Committee E60 on Sustainability is drafting a guide to help consistently evaluate the resiliency of products and materials.... more


World Metrology Day

What is metrology? And how do ASTM standards measure up?... more

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