Month: November 2020

IAPMO NewsSolarSustainable Codes Views: 3

IAPMO Publishes Installation Standard (IS 34) for Residential Solar Photovoltaic (PV) and Energy Storage Systems, Paving Road to Zero Net Energy

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) has published IAPMO IS 34 (Installation Standards for Solar PV...

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ASSEIndustry NewsPlumbing News Views: 3

EPA Final Lead Free Ruling

On Sept. 1, 2020, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final regulation on the “Use of Lead-Free Pipes, Fittings,...

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ASSEIndustry News Views: 2

AWG Innovators Tap Infinitely Renewable Clean Water Source

Water from the air. We see it on cold glasses in the summer. We feel it when a heavy fog covers the landscape. Yet, the concept of drinking...

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ASSEBackflow PreventionIndustry NewsPlumbing News Views: 10

The Evolution of Backflow Prevention Design

With any type of evolution, whether by nature or a technical evolution by man, there are certain driving forces that actually “get it...

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ASSEBackflow Prevention Views: 7

Hospital Backflow Prevention

Today’s complex potable water “production” and distribution systems continue to make significant contributions in helping to sustain...

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ASSEBackflow PreventionPlumbing News Views: 4

Hey, Archimedes! What’s the Big Deal with RPs and Pumps?

I’ve seen wringing of hands and gnashing of teeth whenever the subject of pumps and reduced pressure principle backflow preventers (RPs)...

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ASSEBackflow PreventionPlumbing News Views: 4

ASSE One Year Field Test (1YT)

ASSE International is pleased to announce the nation’s first and only ANSI- and SCC-accredited One Year Field Test (1YT) program for...

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IAPMO NewsIndustry NewsMechanical NewsPlumbing News Views: 4

Plumbing Industry Allies Support National Apprenticeship Act of 2020

Washington, D.C. — Plumbing industry allies IAPMO, the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting...

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Industry NewsPlumbing News Views: 5

Todd Teter Elected President of Plumbing Manufacturers International’s Board of Directors

Board members approved, outstanding contributions recognized, and no dues increase for 2021 McLean, Va. – Nov. 20, 2020 – Plumbing...

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Industry NewsPlumbing News Views: 4

ASPE Welcomes NIBCO to Our Affiliate Sponsor Program

  The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) is pleased to announce that NIBCO has joined our Affiliate Sponsor program. A...

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