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Earthen Floor Standard Aims to Promote Sustainability, Improve Health

Earthen floors can be found around the world, where they’ve been used as natural and affordable... more

Industry Sectors:

Construction | Environment

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Standards Planned for HR Management

ASTM International’s committee on human resource management ( E63) is encouraging HR professionals to help create standards that will support best... more
Industry Sectors: 
Quality

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ASTM Standards and Voting

You can vote. And you should. As an ASTM International member you are entitled — as stated in the Regulations Governing ASTM Technical Committees —...more

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First Standard for Commercial Spaceflight Approved

ASTM International’s commercial spaceflight committee ( F47 ), launched in 2016, has approved its first technical standard. The new guide ( F3344 )... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety
Transportation

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A Standard for Synthetic Opioid Detection

ASTM International’s committee on homeland security applications ( E54 ) is developing a proposed standard ( WK66045 ) that will allow first... more
Industry Sectors: 
Medical

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Standard Supports Surgical Implant Safety

A new ASTM International standard aims to help determine the safety of surgical implants and prevent potentially adverse effects on patients. ASTM’s... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety
Medical

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Metal Detector Standard Establishes Requirements

A new ASTM International standard establishes conformity assessment requirements for metal detectors used in safety and security applications. ASTM’s... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety

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Standard Defines Aircraft Braking Terms

ASTM International’s committee on vehicle-pavement systems ( E17 ) has approved a new standard that for the first time provides a global template for... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety
Transportation