The latest news and information about sustainable plumbing systems, projects, and products.


Acme Engineering

Pivoting to More Efficient Energy Sources for District Heating

June 4, 2024
Advanced electrode boilers are being installed to replace outdated, inefficient fuel-burning equipment in district heating systems.

Building Waste Repurposed to Create Sustainable Fertilizer

May 21, 2024
NRS’s groundbreaking products are a significant step towards creating a robust circular economy.

Weekly Product Gallery: Noritz, Bradford White, Lochinvar, Peerless, Georgia Boot, Festool

May 17, 2024
This week, we highlight a commercial condensing tankless water heater, a series of heat pump water heaters, a light commercial electric boiler, a kitchen and bathroom faucet collection...
Sloan Valve

Sloan’s Chicago Showroom Earns LEED Silver, WELL Gold Certifications

May 15, 2024
Showroom in Fulton Market District becomes world’s first commercial plumbing showroom to achieve both certifications.

Kohler Unveils State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility in Casa Grande, AZ Creating 400 Full-Time Jobs

May 15, 2024
Greenfield plant produces STERLING brand bathing and showering products to meet growing demand and enhance customer experience.

Weekly Product Gallery: Rinnai, Rheem, A. O. Smith, General Pipe Cleaners, Lochinvar, Circor

May 10, 2024
This week's gallery shines the spotlight on an electric heat pump water heater series, a hybrid electric water heater, a condensing gas tankless water heater series, a pipe-freezing...
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Niagara Celebrates 50 Years of Saving the World’s Water

April 19, 2024
Niagara has helped customers save more than than 308 billion gallons and $3.7 billion in utility bills.
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National Drinking Water Standard Issued to Protect 100M People from PFAS

April 10, 2024
Legally enforceable standard to protect communities from harmful per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), also known as ‘forever chemicals.’

UMC Begins New Chapter with Relocation to New Headquarters

April 4, 2024
UMC's new home will be the fourth floor of the Redstone Corporate Center I in Lynnwood, WA.

U.S. Green Building Council Releases LEED v5 for Public Comment

April 3, 2024
Next version of the LEED green building rating system will drive deep decarbonization, quality of life improvements.