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Update

Post-Harvest Analysis of Cannabis

A proposed ASTM International standard will establish sound sampling strategies for post-harvest... more

Industry Sectors:

Medical

Update

Methyl Hydrogen in Hydrocarbon Oils

A proposed ASTM International standard will be used to determine the total methyl hydrogen content of unedited base stock hydrocarbon oils (... more
Industry Sectors: 
Chemicals

Features

Training and Certification Help Improve Aircraft Safety

Boeing’s 737 MAX has recently become synonymous with the effort to improve safety in the skies. Following two deadly and high-profile accidents... more
Industry Sectors: 
Transportation

Features

COVID-19 Changes the SDO Landscape

This year has seen unprecedented societal change in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many states are only now emerging from stay-at-home orders,... more
Industry Sectors: 
Safety
Environment
Medical

Features

Drones Move Into the Mainstream

In recent years, the world has witnessed a surge in the number of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) taking to the air. Commonly referred to as drones,... more
Industry Sectors: 
Transportation

Features

Green Skies Ahead

Years ago, an advertising campaign urged travelers to “Fly the friendly skies.” The efforts of a dedicated group of aviation industry stakeholders... more
Industry Sectors: 
Transportation

President's Message

The Business of Standards

At times during the past few months, it has felt as though our entire world was coming to a screeching halt. But in that time, I’ve learned that the...more

First Person

International Product Safety

Q. What is the role of ICPHSO and why is it needed? What impact does ICPHSO have internationally? A. The International Consumer Product Health and... more
Industry Sectors: 
Consumer Products