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Educator Roundtable: Teaching Standards

Q. Why do you believe education about standards and standards development is important? A. Janet... more

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Safety

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Nanomaterials: What’s in a Name?

Over the last two decades, nanoscience has developed thousands of nanomaterials that promise to revolutionize many aspects of science and technology... more
Industry Sectors: 
Metals & Materials

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Safety Is the Goal

Around the world, countries on every continent are slowly beginning to reopen, emerging from months of lockdowns and isolation due to the COVID-19... more
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Consumer Products
Safety

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Safer Children’s Costumes

In many countries around the world, it’s almost that time of year again. Costume makers are unveiling their latest designs, hoping to capture the... more
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Consumer Products
Safety

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The People Behind Standards

ASTM International’s greatest resource is its membership. Our members work with other professionals all over the world, forging lasting friendships... more
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Quality

President's Message

Valuing Every Voice

As many of you know, nearly a year ago we assembled an internal team (of which I am a member) whose role it is to review our culture, create...more

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Standards Work Moves Forward

Strategies for carrying on virtually when technical committees can't meet in person were offered in a previous feature on remote standards work ... more
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Quality

How-To

How To: Involve Students

Reach Out, Invite In Does your committee have adjunct faculty members? Talk to your academic members specifically and talk to your members in general...more