In absence of N95, multi-layered face masks offer protection against Omicron

admin- January 21, 2022

According to Texas Tech researchers author study, the most effective ready-made facial coverings on the market are Velcro masks with carbon filters and surgical masks. ... Read More

ASTM proposes new testing standard for cotton fibre

admin- August 13, 2021

A proposed ASTM International standard test method is going to cover areas related to ribbon width, fineness, maturity, and micronaire of cotton fibres. The standard ... Read More

ATSM to host over 300 companies in second edition

admin- November 6, 2018

Following the success of its inaugural show past spring, Apparel Textile Sourcing Miami (ATSM)—the largest apparel and textile sourcing show in the Southern US and ... Read More

ASTM International launches Year of SME

admin- March 1, 2016

ASTM International, one of the world’s leading standards development organisations, has launched the “Year of the SME: Small Business in Action” at its first major ... Read More

R Paroli joins ASTM as Chairman

admin- February 1, 2016

Ralph M. Paroli, Ph.D., of the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) in Ottawa, Ontario Read More

INVISTA?s Vicky Taylor joins ASTM

admin- February 1, 2016

Vicky J Taylor, a senior research technologist in the research and development centre of INVISTA (Canada) Company, Kingston, Ontario, will serve a three-year term on ... Read More

GSI-BTRA-ASTM organises meet on geosynthetics

admin- January 1, 2016

G SI India-BTRA-ASTM International jointly organised a seminar-cum-ASTM D35 meeting on ?Testing, Standards and Applications of Geosynthetics? on December 2-3, 2015 at The Bombay Textile ... Read More