The promotion of knowledge, the development of test methods, practices, guides, and terminology pertaining to sampling and analysis of atmospheres, interpretation of data, the standardization of recognized and practiced methods for measurement of atmospheric quality, and sponsoring of discussions among those active in the study of air quality.
The work of the Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and other organizations having mutual interest.
vermiculite; TEM; PLM; asbestos
Thousands of homes were constructed with vermiculite attic insulation and vermiculite is a constituent in many building products. Vermiculite mined in Libby, Montana has been found to contain asbestos and asbestos-related disease has been found in the general population of Libby. The users of this method will be regulators, home owners, environmental consultants.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this