Andrew G Kireta Jr, vice president of market development at the US-based Copper Development Association Inc, has started his term as the 2020 chair of the ASTM International board of directors.

ASTM International says that its board is made of 25 leaders from a variety of companies, associations, universities, government bodies, and other organizations.

Kireta has reportedly been an ASTM International member since 1998, working primarily on the copper and copper alloys committee (B05), additive manufacturing technologies committee (F42), and the environmental assessment, risk management, and corrective action committee (E50).

Kireta served as a board vice-chair from 2018-2020. In addition, he served as chair of the finance

Cesear Constantino, director of business development for Separation Technologies, has started his term as board vice-chair. He previously served on the ASTM International board of directors from 2016-2018.

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