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January 28, 2014 - ASTM has released Manual 32, Test Sieving Methods: Guidelines for Establishing Sieve Analysis Procedures, 5th Edition. Book is intended as a supplement to several ASTM standards related to sieve analysis of materials, including ASTM E11, Specification for Woven Wire Test Sieve Cloth and Test Sieves. It includes updates to terminology; new technology developments in sieves, sieve shakers, and procedures; and updated tables and figures that correlate with latest ASTM standards.

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ASTM International Publishes New Edition of Test Sieving Methods

Press release date: January 20, 2014

Guidelines for Establishing Sieve Analysis Procedures

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., —ASTM International has released a new edition of Manual 32, Test Sieving Methods: Guidelines for Establishing Sieve Analysis Procedures, 5th Edition.

The book is intended for use as a supplement to several ASTM standards related to the sieve analysis of materials, including ASTM E11, Specification for Woven Wire Test Sieve Cloth and Test Sieves. It incudes seven comprehensive chapters that provide the latest guidelines for establishing sieve analysis procedures.

A vital resource for lab technicians, QC managers and ISO managers in the mining, aggregate, road and paving, cement, sand, soil, coal, metal bearing ore, metal powder, mineral, plastic, pharmaceutical, steel, resin, paint and pigment, fertilizer, spice, grain and food industries, the new edition includes:

Updates to terminology;
New technology developments in sieves, sieve shakers and procedures;
Updated tables and figures that correlate with the latest ASTM standards; and
New products and procedures

Manual 32, Test Sieving Methods: Guidelines for Establishing Sieve Analysis Procedures,  5th Edition, is available for $65 USD in print (ISBN: 978-0-8031-7046-9; Stock #: MNL32-5TH) or as an  E-book (E-book ISBN: 978-0-8031-7047-6; E-book Stock #: MNL32-5TH).

To purchase ASTM publications, search by stock number on the ASTM Web site (www.astm.org), or contact ASTM Customer Relations (phone: 877-909-ASTM; sales@astm.org).

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.

ASTM Staff Contact: Marsha Firman, Phone: 610-832-9612; mfirman@astm.org

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