Work Item
ASTM WK74409

New Test Method for Determination of Mineral Fibers in Tissue/Pathology by TEM

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.

Keywords

Asbestos, Digestion, Lung Tissue, Pathology, ferruginous bodies, TEM

Rationale

Consensus Standard Needed for Medical researchers and litigation experts

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

Details

Developed by Subcommittee: D22.07

Committee: D22

Staff Manager: Ashley Wiand

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 10-16-2020

Technical Contact: Lee Poye

Item: 000

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