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Alan Veith: An ASTM Life

Industry Sectors: 
Quality
Alan Veith quit what he called his “day job” 28 years ago. But he has never stopped working for ASTM International. In fact, his tenure could very... more


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The International Organisations Partnership

Industry Sectors: 
Quality
Q. Why was the IO Partnership organized? A. The International Organisations (IO) Partnership was set up to offer a voluntary platform that fosters... more


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The U.N. Infrastructure/Innovation Goal and ASTM's MOU Program

Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Safety
An Interview with Teresa Cendrowska, Vice President of Global Cooperation at ASTM International Q. How does the ASTM International Memorandum of... more


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Oil Spills: Minimizing the Damage

Industry Sectors: 
Environment
Q. How did you get involved with research and work related to oil spill response? Why is this work important to you? A. I began working on oil spills... more


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Standards Impact Latin America

Are there particular areas or industries where you have seen the positive impact of the work of ICONTEC? During its more than 56 years, ICONTEC has... more


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Practical Sustainability

Industry Sectors: 
Environment
How are standards important to ENSO? When you have an organization like ASTM building international standards, it helps reduce market fragmentation... more


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Standards and Biodiesel

Industry Sectors: 
Energy
What is the significance of including biodiesel in more traditional fuels and fuels standards? With today’s regulations, the National Biodiesel Board... more


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Advancing Additive Manufacturing

Industry Sectors: 
Metals & Materials
Quality
What does your organization bring to the new ASTM International Center of Excellence? Steven Taylor, Auburn University: Auburn brings to the table... more


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Buildings and Resilience

Industry Sectors: 
Construction
Safety
Environment
Energy
How has your experience as a survivor of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, informed your work? It was a life-changing event for me, both personally and... more


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SWE’s 2018 President Talks about Women in Engineering

Why did you become an engineer? I was going to be an architect. I thought it would be cool to design buildings, and I had an uncle who was an... more

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