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Fatigue Cracking Evaluation Standard

A proposed ASTM International standard will allow those in the road construction industry to extend... more

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Construction

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Special Needs Shopping Carts

ASTM International’s consumer products committee ( F15 ) has developed a new standard that addresses performance and safety specifications for... more
Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Products

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Petroleum Committee Revises Standard

ASTM International’s committee on petroleum products, liquid fuels, and lubricants ( D02 ) has revised its standard for hydrocarbon types in liquid... more
Industry Sectors: 
Energy

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The People Behind Standards

ASTM International’s greatest resource is its membership. Our members work with other professionals all over the world, forging lasting friendships... more
Industry Sectors: 
Quality

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Shaping the Future of Solar Power

The world is in the midst of a renewable energy renaissance. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), in the first quarter of 2020, global... more
Industry Sectors: 
Energy

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Cleanability of Leather

ASTM International’s committee on leather ( D31 ) is developing a proposed standard that will help to assess the effect of various soling agents on... more

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Educator Roundtable: Teaching Standards

Q. Why do you believe education about standards and standards development is important? A. Janet Gbur: Standards organizations, ABET [originally the... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety

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Nanomaterials: What’s in a Name?

Over the last two decades, nanoscience has developed thousands of nanomaterials that promise to revolutionize many aspects of science and technology... more
Industry Sectors: 
Metals & Materials