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President Kathie Morgan Emphasizes Partnerships at ISO General Assembly

At the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) General Assembly in Berlin, Germany,... more

Update

New Standard Helps Gasket Manufacturers Test Products

A new ASTM International standard will help gasket manufacturers test to see how their products handle various compressions and loads. The test... more
Industry Sectors: 
Metals & Materials
Quality

Update

Detergents for Cleaning Medical Devices

A proposed ASTM International standard will help guide the development of detergents that clean medical devices, helping support patient safety and... more
Industry Sectors: 
Medical

Update

Hydrocarbon Impurity Testing

A new ASTM International standard aims to meet an industry need for testing impurities in hydrocarbons. Specifically, the test method addresses... more
Industry Sectors: 
Chemicals
Energy

Standards In Education

Scholarship Award and Student Paper Competition Opportunity

Madden Sciubba from The University of Alabama (above right), on completion of the 2017 Washington Internships for Students in Engineering (WISE)... more

Standards And Statistics

Meeting Material Specs, Part 2

Q. How do measurement error and process capability affect the probability that a product meets a specification? What is the relationship between... more
Industry Sectors: 
Quality

President's Message

Exceeding Your Expectations

When you’ve been with an organization for 33 years, you see change. One of the biggest changes I’ve seen is how dramatically our member and customer...more

Features

Standards Spur Sustainable Development

ASTM International’s Memorandum of Understanding program has helped emerging countries and regions access up-to-date and market-relevant standards,... more
Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Consumer Products
Safety
Environment
Energy
Quality