A proposed ASTM International standard will help environmentally conscious consumers who are interested in purchasing and composting biodegradable materials in their homes and backyards. The standard (WK35342, Specification for Home Composting of Biodegradable Plastics) is being driven by the growing interest in home composting as a low-cost option for waste management
ASTM International Environmental Assessment Committee According to ASTM International member John Tabella, the committee determined a need to update these standards, at least in part, to help ensure that current best practices and concepts in one of ASTM Internationals most widely-used standard, Phase I environmental site assessment process (E1527), are, in turn, incorporated into D6008 and D5746.
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ASTM Standardization News - ASTM InternationalAlan Veith quit what he called his day job 28 years ago. But he has never stopped working for ASTM International. In fact, his tenure could very well be a record, though current membership records do not stretch back far enough to confirm.
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American Association of State Highway and Transportation IHS Markit is your source for AASHTO standards and publications. AASHTO is a nonprofit, nonpartisan association representing highway and transportation departments in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Ri It represents all five transportation modes:air, highways, public transportation, rail, and water. Its primary goal is to foster the development, operation, and
COTCO and COS ASTM Standardization NewsThe Committee on Technical Committee Operations and the Committee on Standards, standing committees of the ASTM International board of directors, have been likened to the legislative and judicial branches, respectively, of the U.S. government. Briefly and generally speaking, COTCO makes the rules; COS verifies that the rules have been followed.
The ASTM staff is responsible for administrative support and communication logistics so that as many specialists as possible can be involved and share their knowledge and insights. But Todd Ripley notes that even with the availability of the latest communication tools, the steps required to develop a new ASTM standard are numerous.
Geospatial Information and StandardsOGC standards enable IT developers to make complex spatial information and services more accessible and useful with all kinds of applications by creating a level of plug-and-play interoperability. Standards enable the ability to use the same content for multiple purposes, thus reducing the overall cost of ownership and maintenance of geospatial
Global Standards Organization ASTM International Unveils W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Pending approval from its board of directors, ASTM International announced yesterday the launch of a
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New ASTM International Standard Supports Hazardous A new ASTM International standard helps with pressure testing certain containers that are used to transport hazardous materials. This infographic describes the different types of ASTM standards. More than 12,000 standards provide assistance to companies across a wide range of industries and applications. (Source:ASTM International)
Standards for the Roads You Drive ASTM Standardization The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) is an organization that serves as a liaison between U.S. state departments of transportation and the federal government. In that capacity, AASHTO maintains its own technical standards for road surfaces and pavement, often mirroring ASTM Internationals own
ASTM Internationals greatest resource is its membership. Our members work with other professionals all over the world, forging lasting friendships and connections and gaining knowledge and expertise, all while helping the world work better, one standard at a time. Here are stories of six members from across the many industries that ASTM represents. The Founding StandardJoseph Kristan The
Transportation & Logistics PublicationsAll Transportation & Logistics Standards. A489-18e1:Standard Specification for Carbon Steel Eyebolts. A729/A729M-17:Standard Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Axles, Heat-Treated, for Mass Transit and Electric Railway Service. A906/A906M-02(2016):Standard Specification for Grade 80 and Grade 100 Alloy Steel Chain Slings for Overhead Lifting
Transportation - ASTM InternationalTransportation ResourcesNew Transportation Standards D6758-18:Standard Test Method for Measuring Stiffness and Apparent Modulus of Soil and Soil-Aggregate In-Place by Electro-Mechanical MethodUOP1022-18:Determination of Trace Carbonyl Sulfide and Hydrogen Sulfide in Polymer Grade Ethylene & Propylene by Gas Chromatography Mass
All Transportation & Logistics Standards. A489-18e1:Standard Specification for Carbon Steel Eyebolts. A729/A729M-17:Standard Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Axles, Heat-Treated, for Mass Transit and Electric Railway Service. A906/A906M-02(2016):Standard Specification for Grade 80 and Grade 100 Alloy Steel Chain Slings for Overhead Lifting