Pipe

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Jul 22 2016
Oldcastle SurePods installed 117 fully outfitted and functional prefabricated bathroom pods in New York City’s Prospect Plaza housing project. The...
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Feb 17 2016
Each year in the U.S., leaks rob homes of more than 1 trillion gal of water. To help Americans stop water waste, the U.S. Environmental Protection...
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Jan 27 2016
While frozen pipe is traditionally associated with single-family homes, it also can cause havoc with commercial, institutional and multi-family...
Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Assn. PVCPA NSF Intl. Environmental Product Declaration
May 20 2015
The Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Assn. (PVCPA) published the first North American industry-wide environmental product declaration (EPD) for water and sewer...
winter pipe burst thaw WaterSignal
Mar 12 2015
While most of the country braces for more snow and ice, adding onto an already recordbreaking season, the water infrastructure is cracking below. As...
Axalta Coating Systems Abcite NSF/ANSI 61 drinking water
Jan 20 2015
Axalta Coating Systems, a supplier of liquid and powder coatings, received certification in accordance with NSF/ANSI Standard 61: Drinking Water...
Dec 18 2014
Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants...
NSF Intl. Jana Laboratories’ Testing Assets Acquisition Plastic Pipe
Aug 14 2014
NSF Intl. acquired the laboratory portion of Jana Laboratories Inc., an engineering consulting and laboratory testing firm that serves the global...
Utah State University Study PVC Pipe Longevity Water Infrastructure
May 22 2014
The Utah State University (USU) Buried Structures Laboratory has published a comprehensive study on PVC pipe excavations, testing and...
NSF Intl. WaterMark Certification Simon Co. Plastic Piping Products
Dec 5 2013
NSF Intl. has certified Simon Co.’s HIM Safe polyethylene (PE) pipe and fittings to the Australian WaterMark Certification Scheme for plumbing, water...
Mar 20 2013
When choosing pipe or fittings for any water application, the material options can be overwhelming. This was not always the case, though: For...
Mar 28 2012
Recently I learned that fire hydrants use a color-coding system to indicate the flow rate a hydrant can deliver. Hydrants with light blue-coated...
Feb 24 2012
Recently, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it had worked with three New Jersey school districts to successfully lower lead...
Oct 26 2011
In July 2011, the California Department of Toxic Substance Control (DTSC) issued its first annual report on plumbing products sampled and tested for...
Jul 13 2011
Recently I purchased a food processor. Before using it for the first time, I read the 18-page instruction booklet and watched a 45-minute DVD. I...
Jun 30 2010
Worldwide, countless fluid carrying systems in operation today employ highly engineered plastics to provide the essential elements of any fluid...
Sep 8 2009
With the compliance deadline approaching for California’s AB 1953, Stephanie Harris, managing editor of Water Quality Products, recently spoke with...
Aug 21 2009
Watts line of ScaleNet Anti-Scale Systems for residential and commercial applications is the solution to calcium scale in pipes, appliances and other...
Jul 7 2009
Connecting and joining pipes may be common practice for water dealers, but there are always ways to improve efficiency and workmanship in order to...
Jan 12 2009
HydroKing Commercial IPS SDR 11 CPVC hot- and cold-water plumbing pipe is engineered for multistory commercial water systems. It offers a cost-...