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ASTM’s committee on electrical insulating liquids and gases (D27) is developing a proposed standard for insulating fluids in distribution and power transformers.According to ASTM International member... read more
A new ASTM International standard will describe in detail the design and specification process for water vapor transmission properties of water-resistive barriers and air barriers(WRB/AB) in building... read more
ASTM International’s soil and rock committee (D18) has approved a new standard that will help design engineers and regulators when using rockfall mitigation nettings on construction projects. ... read more
A new ASTM International standard will provide credible and achievable specifications for food-grade hempseed products. The new standard, soon to be published as D8440, was developed by ASTM’s... read more
A new ASTM International standard will provide guidance to medical device manufacturers on the use of powder reuse in powder bed fusion manufacturing processes. ASTM’s additive manufacturing... read more
ASTM International’s plastic piping systems committee (F17) has approved a new standard that will aid in the manufacture of piping systems to transport fluids and gases.“Entities and companies... read more
A new ASTM International standard will provide advice for designers considering building parts using the powder bed fusion for metals (PBF-LB) process. ASTM’s additive manufacturing committee (F42)... read more
ASTM International’s exoskeletons and exosuits committee (F48) is developing a proposed standard that will provide a test method for vertical movement of exoskeletons in confined spaces.“The proposed... read more
ASTM International’s plastics committee (D20) is developing a proposed standard that will help polyolefin manufacturers to measure material properties. Polyolefins are used in a variety of... read more
ASTM International’s committee on pesticides, antimicrobials, and alternative control agents (E35) is developing a proposed standard that will provide guidelines on how to test microbial barrier... read more

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