ASTM International, West Conshohocken, Pa., now offers its entire library of technical information in a digitized format. Information on the ASTM Digital Library is available at www.astm.org/digilib.htm. In other company news, Subcommittee D13.58, part of ASTM International’s Committee D13 on Textiles, is working on a proposed new standard. WK18377, Specification for Polyolefin Chopped Strands for Use in Concrete, primarily will provide chopped strands manufacturers consistency in their testing as well as minimal specifications to ensure market quality.
Switzerland-based Jenny Fabrics AG has received Oeko-Tex Standard 1000 certification for its Niederurnen plant.
The Velcro Cos., Manchester, N.H., have announced the opening of a Velcro® exhibit at Innoventions at Epcot, at the Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, Fla., as part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Velcro brand trademark in the United States.
Experts from Germany-based Hohenstein Institutes’ department of clothing technology are offering the Hohenstein Quality Label for clothing, certifying fit and workmanship.
Madeira USA Ltd., Laconia, N.H., has introduced Frosted Matt®, a 40-weight matte-finish polyester embroidery thread, available in 161 colors.
Germany-based BASF SE has released “Ionic Liquids — Solutions for Your Success,” an English-only publication summarizing the complete range of industrial applications for which BASF ionic liquids can be used. The brochure is available at www.basionics.com.
Atkins & Pearce, Covington, Ky., has launched its new corporate website, www.atkinsandpearce.com.