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New Exoskeletons and Exosuits Standards Group Outlines First Steps

ASTM International’s new committee on exoskeletons and exosuits ( F48 ) held their first meeting... more

Standards In Education

ASTM International Selects North Carolina State University Student for Washington Internship

ASTM International has announced that it will sponsor H. Alex Hsain, a senior at North Carolina State University, for the prestigious Washington... more

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New Standard Aims to Enhance Fire Safety of Amusement Ride Materials

A new ASTM International standard will help manufacturers enhance the fire safety of padding and other materials used on amusement rides. The new... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety

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April Seminar on Sensory Evaluation and Generation Z

ASTM International’s committee on sensory evaluation ( E18 ) is sponsoring the seminar Generation Z — Interacting with the Next Generation, April 11... more
Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Products

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New Advanced Ceramics Standard to Help with Next Generation Nuclear Power

A new ASTM International test method could play an important role in supporting next-generation nuclear power through advanced ceramics, which are... more
Industry Sectors: 
Energy

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New Standard Supports Innovation in Multilayer, Resilient Flooring

A new ASTM International standard covers initial performance requirements for “rigid core” resilient flooring. This relatively new type of flooring... more
Industry Sectors: 
Construction

How-To

What Kind of Standard Is It, Anyway?

Writing a new standard presents many challenges, and sometimes, just figuring out which type of standard it should be is Challenge #1. There are six...more

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Papers Invited for ASTM International Symposium on Rolling Bearing Steels

Papers are invited the 12th International Symposium on Rolling Bearing Steels – Progress in Bearing Steel Metallurgical Testing and Quality Assurance... more
Industry Sectors: 
Metals & Materials