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Webinar on Current Analytical Testing Methods for Cannabis and Hemp Based Products Tuesday, July 23, 2019 2:00?3:30 p.m. (ET) organized by CfPA

With growing concern about Hemp after passing the farm bill in 2018 and increasing legalization of Marijuana(Cannabis) for medical and recreational purposes all across US states there is increasing need of understanding various an ... read more


EuTech now offers Cannabis/Hemp/CBD testing

EuTech Sciences is pleased to announce new offering of Cannabis/Hemp/CBD Testing Services: 1) THC/CBD ratio 2) THC and CBD Quantitiation 3) Cannbinoid profile 4) Terpene Profile 5) Residual Solvents 6) Heavy metals 7) Pesticide S ... read more


New Test Method Aims to Reduce Impurities, Increase Quality of Plastics

A new test method (D8266) will help analyze impurities of a certain compound (bisphenol A) used in polycarbonate and epoxy resin, helping support the manufacturing and trade of many plastic products. Impurities in bisphenol A c ... read more


New ASTM International Isolation-Gown Specification Aims to Protect Healthcare Workers, Patients

ASTM International?s personal protective clothing and equipment committee (F23) has created a new specification for hospital isolation gowns (soon to be published as F3352). This standard outlines testing, reporting, performance, ... read more


ASTM International Consumer Products Committee Approves Revision to Furniture Safety Standard

Today, members of the ASTM International consumer products committee (F15) approved a revision to the existing voluntary safety specification for clothing storage units. The revision, which includes updates to height requirements ... read more


New Standard Aims to Limit Children?s Access to Liquid Medicines, Other Products

A new ASTM International standard from its primary barrier packaging committee (F02) aims to support the safety of liquid consumer products by testing restricted delivery devices (commonly known as ?flow restrictors?) that help pr ... read more


Proposed ASTM International Hoverboard Standard Heads to Ballot

A proposed ASTM International standard aimed at improving the safety of self-balancing scooters, more commonly known as hoverboards, was issued this morning for committee vote. The proposed standard consumer safety specificati ... read more


Standard Could Help Classify Microbe-Based Products

ASTM International?s industrial biotechnology committee (E62) is developing a proposed standard (soon to be published as E3214) that will help classify microorganisms. ?The designation of microbe-based products as either genet ... read more


CPSC, Canadian, Mexican Consumer Safety Counterparts Create Consensus Recommendations on Product Testing

April 3, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. ? In an unprecedented initiative by the three product safety agencies of North America, technical staff of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Health Canada, and Mexico?s Consumer P ... read more


ANSI Seeks Comments on Proposed New ISO Technical Committee on Sustainable Processes for Wood

As the U.S. member body to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) encourages its members and relevant stakeholders to submit comments on a proposed new ISO Techni ... read more


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