ASTM is an abbreviation used for American Society for Testing and Materials. It is an association that provides the basic standards to the industries used for the testing procedure of materials and products. There are more that thirteen thousand ASTM standards that are used in industries worldwide for best quality assurance. The rules set by ASTM are the major tools used by the manufacturers to provide best customer satisfaction and build a trusted customer base.
These standards are used in diverse industries such as Automotives, textiles, Packaging, construction, polymers, etc. For compatibility of the products to the international markets, it is essential for the companies to adopt ASTM international standards for quality testing of various goods and materials.