ASTM International says that all previously scheduled in-person May standards development meetings, including independent meetings, have been canceled.

This follows the organization’s continued review of information and recommendations from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and other governmental bodies, it said.

ASTM will reportedly use this criteria and input points to assess the status of ASTM’s standards development meetings in June.

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