Standards Development How-to



Standards Development How-to

Attract New Participants to Meetings

Some tips for drawing in new expertise for your ASTM standards development work... more


Standards Development How-to

Meeting Prep

A refresher on ASTM tools to use in getting ready for your next committee meeting... more


Standards Development How-to

Getting to Ballot

For the new year, your next committee activity and your newer members, we offer a few suggestions about a more efficient standards development... more


Standards Development How-to

When You Do Not Agree

Before you enter a vote on a proposed standard, or if you're not sure whether to vote negatively, consider this question: Can you live with the... more


Standards Development How-to

ASTM Introduces Videos in Standards

If a single picture is worth a thousand words, then a video may be worth the thousands of words it can take to explain an ASTM test procedure... more


Standards Development How-to

New Publishing Venues

Two new ASTM International technical journals and enhanced discoverability will provide outlets for your original research and help others find it in... more


Standards Development How-to

Does Your Test Method Need a Precision and Bias Statement?

The ILS Staff Can Help by Cicely Enright A precision and bias statement in an ASTM International test method describes, in quantified fashion, what... more


Standards Development How-to

Your First ASTM Meeting

When you attend your first ASTM International meeting, what will it be like?... more


Standards Development How-to

Publish with ASTM International

The only comprehensive resource of its kind, Richard Kuntze’s Manual 67, Gypsum: Connecting Science and Technology, bridges the gap in the... more


Standards Development How-to

Drafting a Standard

Longtime ASTM International member Jack Roach, technical service engineer at IPS Corp. in Durham, N.C., offers this suggestion: just do it. And, he... more

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