CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (Jan. 13, 2011)—D. Thomas Marsh, president of Centrotrade Minerals and Metals Inc. in Chesapeake, Va., has been elected to serve on the ASTM International board of directors.
An ASTM International member since 1990, Marsh currently serves as first vice chairman of Committee D11 on Rubber, chairman of Subcommittee D11.22 on Natural Rubber and as secretary of Subcommittee D11.23 on Synthetic Rubbers.
He previously had been D11 secretary from 2004-07 and held other D11 subcommittee officer roles. In 2007, Committee D11 recognized Marsh with a Distinguished Service Award. He also served on the ASTM Committee on Technical Committee Operations from 2007-09 and received an award for that service.
In his role at Centrotrade Minerals and Metals—a distributor of and technical advisory company for rubber, latex and chemicals—Marsh directs day-to-day operations; provides technical, regulatory and standards organization oversight to sister groups in Europe and Asia; and administers material specifications and contracts.