How to Obtain ASTM Standards
The most important piece of information one must posses in order to obtain a copy of any given ASTM standard is the ASTM Reference Number for that standard. Once you have that information you may proceed in contacting ASTM. If the standard you wish to obtain has been discontinued click HERE.
Any company or individual may call the ASTM phone number and have the ASTM publications catalog sent to them, free of charge. To purchase a standard over the net or the phone, one must use an American Express, a Master Card or a VISA credit card.
If one wishes to order ASTM standards from the web, once linked to the ASTM site simply click on ASTM store in the menu, when the next page has loaded click on Search for Individual Standards and then enter the ASTM reference number of the standard you wish to purchase in the search window. Once you have found and selected the standard you wish to order, you will see the, now familiar, description of the standard, followed by a variety of methods for ordering the standard. From this point on ordering the standard is fairly straight forward.
If time is of the essence ASTM now has three quick ways to order standards. From the website you can either pay to download standards using their WebDoxx service or pay to have standards faxed using their WebFaxx service, both options are given at the end of each standard description. If you do not have web access, but you do have fax capabilities you can call (610) 823-9585 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to talk to a customer service representative.