ASTM International announces the publication of a new compilation, ASTM Standards on Erosion and Sediment Control Technology, 2nd Edition. This comprehensive new edition provides 72 of the latest standards relating to erosion and sediment control. It includes 28 new ASTM standards that did not appear in the first edition.

The standards included cover:

  • turf reinforcement mats,
  • erosion control blankets,
  • articulated concrete blocks,
  • soil loss,
  • gabions,
  • hydraulic applied products,
  • geotextiles,
  • geosynthetics and more.

This publication is a valuable resource for soil scientists, engineers, botanists, biologists, developers, landscape architects, excavating contractors, landscapers and resource managers.

Copies of ASTM Standards on Erosion and Sediment Control Technology, 2nd Edition are available for $219 in print (600 pages, soft cover, 8.5" x 11"; ISBN: 978-0-8031-6224-2; stock #EROSION07) and CD-ROM (ISBN: 978-0-8031-6225-9; stock #EROSIONCD07) from ASTM Customer Service (phone: 610/832-9585; fax: 610/832-9555; service@astm.org) or online at www.astm.org.