Work Item
ASTM WK75150

New Practice for Training in the Forensic Examination of Fire Debris

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.


education; experience; professional development; qualifications; fire debris and ignitable liquids analyst; training


Currently there is no ASTM Standard that addresses fire debris analysis training. This document was created within OSAC and is now being moved into ASTM for review and publication.

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


Developed by Subcommittee: E30.01

Committee: E30

Staff Manager: Brian Milewski

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 12-09-2020

Technical Contact: Kimberly Kunkler

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