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Tell us a little bit about your work at Malvern Panalytical.Malvern Panalytical is a leading provider of scientific instrumentation and solutions for the measurement of elemental concentrations,... read more
People from all over the world participate in the work of ASTM International’s 140+ committees, which cover 90 industry sectors. The standards that result make a difference in countries spanning the... read more
Above: 2018 Chairman Dale Bohn presides over the ASTM board of directors meeting in Amsterdam.The ASTM International board of directors met Oct. 14-17, 2018, in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, home of... read more
The emerging market for cannabis is evolving rapidly on a global scale.On Oct. 17, 2018, Canada became the first G7 country to legalize the medical and recreational use of cannabis, joining Uruguay... read more
Consumers Union called 2007 “The Year of the Food and Product Recall” in the United States, with a record number of recalls involving quantities of ground beef and tubes of toothpaste, dishwashers... read more
From hobbyist drones to military and commercial unmanned aerial vehicles, the world has become captivated by the possibility of autonomous flight. However, before we can jet off in a pilotless... read more
ASTM International’s Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence has announced its first round of R&D projects. In addition, two innovative research organizations have signed on as strategic... read more
By now we’re all getting used to the sweeping aerial videos in our social media feeds, the “no way!” news stories about airborne pizza delivery, and that occasional high-pitched whine above our heads... read more
The U.N. Sustainable Development Goals, which became official in 2016, aim to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all. The United Nations has worked to involve all countries... read more
For Technical Committee MembersHow to find your next generation of committee members and leadersLike all standards developing organizations, ASTM International benefits from engaging students in its... read more