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Update

Water Sports Equipment Standards Underway

ASTM International’s snow and water sports committee ( F27 ) has launched a new group that will... more

Industry Sectors:

Consumer Products | Safety

Update

Auditing and Inspection of Cannabis

A proposed ASTM International standard aims to provide minimum requirements for conducting compliance audits and self-inspections in the cannabis... more
Industry Sectors: 
Medical
Quality

Features

The 5 Most Important Standards in Additive Manufacturing

Additive manufacturing (AM) is the revolutionary process of creating three-dimensional objects by the successive addition of material – whether... more
Industry Sectors: 
Metals & Materials

Update

Cannabis Standard Will Help Prevent Production Hazards

A new ASTM International standard provides principles for reducing risks from potential biological, chemical, and physical hazards in cannabis... more
Industry Sectors: 
Medical

Outreach

ASTM Launches First Chapter in the UAE

After a planning meeting Monday in Abu Dhabi with key leaders in industry, academia, and government, one of the world’s largest standards development... more

Update

Proposed Standard for Portable Analysis of Biodiesel Content

A proposed ASTM International standard aims to offer a new way to determine biodiesel content in diesel fuel oil. The standard ( WK55232 ) is being... more
Industry Sectors: 
Environment
Energy

Update

Standards Help Evaluate Cleaning Brushes for Medical Devices

Two new ASTM International standards help describe methods for characterizing the performance of brush parts that clean medical devices. The new... more
Industry Sectors: 
Medical

Update

Promoting the Safety of Infant Bathers

A new ASTM International standard aims to enhance the safety of infant bathers. The consumer safety specification establishes performance... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety