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New Forensics Sciences Standard Will Help Facial Image Comparison

ASTM International’s committee on forensic sciences ( E30 ) has approved a new guide that will help... more

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New Standard Supports Alternative “Blendstock” Fuel

ASTM International’s committee on petroleum products, liquid fuels, and lubricants ( D02 ) has approved a new standard for a renewable bio-based... more
Industry Sectors: 
Energy

President's Message

Driving Innovation

On my first day as president last year, I visited the Virginia Beach Fire Department’s training facility. First responders and other ASTM...more

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Proposed Standard Supports Muscle Regeneration

ASTM International’s committee on medical and surgical materials and devices (F04 ) is developing a standardized guide for pre-clinical testing... more
Industry Sectors: 
Medical

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Cannabis Committee Proposes Guide for Quality Management Systems

ASTM International’s cannabis committee ( D37 ) is developing a guide for quality management systems (QMS) that provide a framework for organizations... more
Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Products
Medical
Quality

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New Standard Will Help in Construction of Geosynthetic Clay Liners

A new ASTM International standard will help those who construct and install geosynthetic clay liners (GCLs), which are used to help with containment... more
Industry Sectors: 
Construction

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New Standard Will Help Decommission Medical Equipment

A new ASTM International standard focuses on unique requirements and challenges associated with decommissioning and disposing of used medical... more
Industry Sectors: 
Medical

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Cannabis Committee Approves Industrial Hemp Subcommittee

A new ASTM International subcommittee will focus on industrial hemp. The group (D37.07) will be part of ASTM’s newly formed cannabis committee ( D37... more
Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Consumer Products
Safety
Quality