Chicago Chapter Member Is Appointed President of ASTM International

April 1, 2024

ASTM International is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew G. Kireta Jr. as the organization’s new president, effective May 1, 2024. Kireta’s background in standards development and familiarity with […]


New Standard Supports Bacteria Testing for Multiple Water Types

October 31, 2023

ASTM International’s water committee (D19) has approved a new standard that will help water producers and users identify and quantify bacteria in potable (drinking, dental, and bottled water) as well as […]


Papers Invited for ASTM International’s Plastic Piping Symposium

September 28, 2023

ASTM International has announced a call for papers for its Symposium on Sustainability and Resilience of Plastic Piping Systems, to be held April 8, 2024, in Philadelphia. The event is […]


APEC Forum Explores the Importance of International Standards for Safe Drinking Water

August 15, 2023

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) and its charitable arm, the International Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Foundation (IWSH™), helped host a daylong water forum during the recently […]


Proposed ASTM International Standards Support Water Quality

April 3, 2023

Two proposed standards from ASTM International’s water committee (D19) are devoted to different aspects of water quality. The first proposed standard (WK68866) will provide a screening method to assess contaminants […]


New ASTM International Standard Covers Sediment for Stormwater Testing

November 28, 2022

ASTM International’s stormwater control measures committee (E64) has developed a new standard on the characteristics of sediments used in laboratory performance testing of stormwater treatment devices. The new standard, soon […]


ASTM International Signs MOU with Mexican National Standards Body

September 21, 2022

ASTM International has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) and commercial agreement with the Mexican National Standardization and Certification Organization for Building and Construction (ONNCCE), one of Mexico’s largest standards […]


International Code Council and ASTM International Collaborate on Enhanced Digital Offering

September 12, 2022

The International Code Council in collaboration with ASTM International is making it easier for the building safety industry to adopt a digital-first strategy through the Code Council’s Digital Codes Premium […]


New Standard Provides Method for Detecting Petroleum in Drinking Water

August 9, 2022

ASTM’s water committee (D19) has approved a new standard that will help ensure compliance with drinking water quality requirements, minimize environmental impact, and protect public health. The new standard, published […]


Test Method for Evaluating Resistance of PP Pressure Piping to Disinfectants Approved

May 20, 2022

ASTM International’s plastic piping systems committee (F17) has approved a new standard test method that will help ensure polypropylene (PP) pressure piping materials are suitably resistant to the presence of […]

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