ASTM to Host Meeting on Hazardous Substances, Oil Spill Response

West Conshohocken, Pa.-based ASTM International announced that its Committee F20 on Hazardous Substances and Oil Spill Response will host a two-day meeting, Sept. 30-Oct. 1 at the Fountainebleau Hotel in Miami. ASTM meetings are open to all interest individuals.

Committee F20 was formed in 1975 and meets twice a year to develop and update documents relevant to hazardous substances and oil spill response. The committee, with a current membership of about 100, has jurisdiction of over 55 standards, published in the Annual Book of ASTM Standards, Volume 11.05. Committee F20 has nine technical subcommittees that maintain jurisdiction over these standards. Information on this subcommittee structure, the upcoming two-day meeting in Miami, and F20's portfolio of approved standards and work items under construction are available at www.astm.org/COMMIT/F20.htm.

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