ASTM International, W. Conshohocken, Pa., established a new business unit to enable businesses and organizations to more easily achieve their objectives. Through outsourcing and partnership agreements, New Business Development clients can leverage ASTM's experience and multiple technology tools to develop solutions that enable them to add value, minimize costs and focus on their core businesses. Capabilities include provision of neutral forum for developing solutions in the form of standards, guides or best practices; electronic collaborative authoring, editing and publication; global -information dissemination; audit trail management; and multiformat product delivery including ordering flexibility.