In 1997, the EPA concluded that decentralized systems are an integral component of our nation’s wastewater infrastructure and can protect public health and water quality if they are properly planned, sited, designed, installed and maintained.
The partnership between the International Code Council (ICC) and Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) has been the catalyst for substantial progress in the Water Efficiency Rating (WER) Index.
A proposed ASTM International standard aims to use best practices to prevent contamination in manufacturing polyethylene pipe and fittings.
Nov 01, 2017
Charlotte Pipe tests the sound of various DWV plumbing systems.
The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) is seeking volunteers to participate on the technical committee working toward the development of the 2020 edition of the Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE•Stand).
No proposals will be accepted after the 5 p.m. PST deadline on March 16, 2018.
ASSE 12000 infection control certification is intended for plumbers, pipefitters, sprinkler fitters, HVAC technicians, demolition laborers and mechanical systems workers.
The technical committees, consisting of a broad coalition of industry experts, will consider public comments to amend the USEHC and USPSHTC in advance of the release of the 2018 editions.
n line with American public opinion, Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) members want safe and efficient water infrastructure, fair international trade that creates American jobs, and tax reforms that encourage investment and create growth.
ASSE 1087 will complement existing water treatment standards for individual devices by adding plumbing performance requirements for devices that are coupled to potable water sources.