How to Get Involved

Anyone, anywhere in the world with an interest in consumer safety and performance standards is eligible and welcome to join ASTM International. Every voice is valued in the ASTM process and members serve as the driving force behind the development of renowned safety and performance standards.

Every Member Has a Voice
Why should I join?

ASTM International membership offers many unique opportunities. As a member, you’ll be able to:

  • Take part in and influence the consumer-oriented standards development process

  • Build a network of contacts by interacting with the world’s top technical experts and business professionals

  • Strengthen expertise through the development of ASTM’s world-class standards and more

"I think the fact that every member has a voice is something that makes ASTM truly special in the standards development community. Whether you’re representing a Fortune 500 company, a small or medium-sized enterprise, or you are a consumer who bought a toy for their grandchild and wants to participate in the development of our toy safety standard, we’ll be happy and proud to welcome you on board."- Kathie Morgan, ASTM president.

How to Join

Becoming an ASTM member is a simple process. Click the box below to learn about the ASTM membership experience, different types and benefits of membership, and much more.

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Financial assistance for Consumers

ASTM offers financial assistance with membership dues for prospective consumer members. In addition, scholarships are available for consumer members interested in attending in-person standards development meetings.

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