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Smart Textile Terminology

A proposed ASTM International standard will support continued growth of the smart-textiles industry... more

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Consumer Products

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Organizational Meeting on Human Exoskeleton Standards

ASTM International will host an organizational meeting to potentially launch a new group that creates technical standards for human exoskeletons... more
Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Products
Metals & Materials
Safety
Medical
Quality

Standards In Education

2017 Graduate Scholarships Awarded

ASTM International’s President Katharine Morgan announced that four graduate students each won $10,000 scholarships for their doctoral studies in... more

Spotlight

Combating the Archenemy of Infrastructure

Corrosion, the gradual destruction of materials by chemical reactions with the environment, is the archenemy of infrastructure. The deterioration of... more
Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Metals & Materials
Safety
Transportation
Energy

Update

Detecting Hydrogen Sulfide Gas in Workplace Air

A proposed ASTM International standard will protect worker’s healthby monitoring the levels of hydrogen sulfide gas in workplace air. The proposed... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety

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Safe Travels with Vehicle Reflective Materials

ASTM International’s committee on road and paving materials ( D04 ) is developing a new specification for retroreflective and fluorescent materials... more
Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Products
Safety
Transportation

Update

Standard for Developing Your Asset Management Career Development Plan

A proposed ASTM International standard describes how to establish and manage an asset management career development plan and provides a clear... more

Standards And Statistics

Why 30?

Q. What is the minimum number of data points recommended to estimate standard deviation? A. Click here to download a PDF of the full article. Go to... more
Industry Sectors: 
Quality