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February 6, 2009 - With deadline of June 1, 2009, ASTM International is accepting papers that demonstrate positive impact of ASTM International standards, and which provide background information and data showing such values as cost savings, efficiency, and market access. Cash prizes are $15,000 for first prize, $10,000 for second prize, and $5,000 for third prize. Winning papers will be published in ASTM International's bimonthly magazine, Standardization News.

ASTM International 2009 Advantage Award Paper Competition


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ASTM International
100 Barr Harbor Dr., Box C700
West Conshohocken, PA, 19428-2959
USA



Press release date: January 30, 2009

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., 30 January 2009-ASTM International, one of the world's largest standards developing organizations, is accepting papers for the 2009 ASTM Advantage Award, a paper competition with prizes up to $15,000.

Original papers are sought that demonstrate the positive impact of ASTM International standards, and which provide background information and data showing such values as cost savings, efficiency, market access, etc. The deadline for submissions is June 1, 2009. The cash prizes are $15,000 for the first prize, $10,000 for the second prize and $5,000 for the third prize. Winning papers will be published in ASTM International's bimonthly magazine, Standardization News.

ASTM International standards are the technical underpinnings of global commerce and have broad reach in today's competitive business environment. They help make our world safer, aid in the flow of goods and are the companions to regulation. Currently there are 12,000 ASTM International standards and ASTM members come from more than 125 nations.

More information on the 2009 ASTM Advantage Award- including rules, entry forms and links to past winning papers - is posted on the ASTM International Web site at www.astm.org/advantageaward.

Established in 1898, ASTM International is one of the largest international standards development and delivery systems in the world. ASTM International meets the World Trade Organization (WTO) principles for the development of international standards: coherence, consensus, development dimension, effectiveness, impartiality, openness, relevance and transparency. ASTM standards are accepted and used in research and development, product testing, quality systems and commercial transactions around the globe.
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