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Writing the first draft of a standard?It can be as easy — or as hard — as any writing task.Some members simply start by reading other standards. If you know the type of standard you plan to develop,... read more
ASTM International is happy to announce that, beginning this fall, you’ll access your free and purchased online volumes through ASTM Compass®.Rest assured that your current subscription and login... read more
ASTM International is happy to announce that, beginning this fall, you’ll access your free and purchased online volumes of the Annual Book of ASTM Standards through ASTM Compass®.Rest assured that... read more
If you work with committee rosters, you know their purpose. Rosters list contact info for a subcommittee or main committee. They’re needed for collaboration and are critical for ensuring... read more
To those of you new to ASTM International, thank you for sharing your expertise. Here are some tips for becoming more familiar with ASTM’s processes and getting the most out of your membership.When... read more
Are you new to being a task group chair or technical contact? There’s ASTM training for that, and the next scheduled session and the accompanying slides can be found in the member training section of... read more
You’re busy, with numerous demands on your time. With that in mind, ASTM offers several ways to know what’s new in your industry area and in related work.However you connect with ASTM, whether you’re... read more
ASTM hosted the Officers' Training Workshop at headquarters on Sept. 20 and 21, with more than 60 subcommittee and main committee officers attending a day and half of training sessions.The modules... read more
As you and your ASTM colleagues develop standard test methods, remember that ASTM’s Interlaboratory Study Program is a resource available to all members.The program, established by the ASTM board of... read more
Plan for a Standard's Development Standards development, particularly for the task group chairman or first-time project leader, can be daunting. But planning ahead, breaking down the project into... read more

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