Work Item
ASTM WK63926

New Guide for Repair and Recovery of Damaged Audio Media

1. Scope

The promotion of knowledge and development of standards (test methods, guides, practices, classifications, and terminology) for, but not limited to, definitions, methods and standard reference materials for the collection, preservation, scientific examination, preparation and reports relating to physical evidence for forensic purposes; and the general practice of forensic science; and other areas as determined by the scope.
The activities of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM committees of ASTM and outside organizations having related interests.


broken audio; contamination; damage; repair


This guide provides methods for repairing common problems encountered with audio media.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E30.12

Committee: E30

Staff Manager: Brian Milewski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 06-14-2018

Technical Contact: David Hallimore

Item: 001

Ballot: E30.12 (19-02)

Status: Will Reballot Item