ASTM & ISO Standards

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Unformatted text preview: ASTM International www.astm.org Originally known as ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) A global forum for the development of consensus standards >100 countries, 30000 members Over 130 technical committee Over 11000 standards Open process equal votes, equal voice Full consensus What is a Standard? Technical documents developed by consensus Product specifications , Test methods , Practices , Guides , Classifications , and Terminology Partial List of Technical Committee of ASTM International: D19 Water D30 Composite Materials D34 Waste management E07 Nondestructive Testing E11 Quality and Statistics E12 Color and Appearance E18 Sensory Evaluation E20 Temperature Measurement E30 Forensic Science E34 Occupational Health and safety F27 Snow Skiing F29 Anesthetic and Respiratory Equipment F33 Detention and Correctional Facilities Role of ASTM Standards Guide product design, development, market access Used by individual companies, research labs, government agencies Impact global trade, innovation, and competition Bottom-line business implications 3-point Flexural Test...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course ENTC 206 taught by Professor Fang during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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