Retired chemicals expert Donald Snyder has received the Frederick A. Lowenheim Memorial Award from ASTM International Committee B08 on Metallic and Inorganic Coatings.
 
A member of ASTM and Committee B08 since 1975, Snyder was honored for his high competence and professionalism in the technology of metallic and inorganic finishes.

Snyder worked in various managerial roles during a more than 40-year career at Harshaw Chemical Co. in Cleveland, Ohio, starting as research director in 1970.
 
Outside ASTM, Snyder is a member of the National Association for Surface Finishing, and also serves on the NASF board of directors.

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