Work Item
ASTM WK74405

New Practice for Releasability of Fibers from Surfaces of Asbestos Cement Products by MicroVacuum and Phase Contrast Microscopy

1. Scope

The promotion of knowledge, the development of test methods, practices, guides, and terminology pertaining to sampling and analysis of atmospheres, interpretation of data, the standardization of recognized and practiced methods for measurement of atmospheric quality, and sponsoring of discussions among those active in the study of air quality.
The work of the Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and other organizations having mutual interest.


Asbestos, Cement Products, PCM, MicroVacuum


Global Issue for Asbestos, many countries do NOT have TEM capabilities

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D22.07

Committee: D22

Staff Manager: Ashley Wiand

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 10-16-2020

Technical Contact: Tianbao Bai

Item: 000