Plumbing

prefabricated, bathroom, pod, new york, prospect plaza, housing
Jul 22 2016
Oldcastle SurePods installed 117 fully outfitted and functional prefabricated bathroom pods in New York City’s Prospect Plaza housing project. The...
Jun 9 2016
In 10 years, EPA WaterSense has made a considerable impact on U.S. water use by saving more than 1 trillion gal of water—the equivalent of one year...
WaterSense, EPA, certification, flush valve, toilet, high-efficiency, Toto
May 20 2016
Toto, a plumbing manufacturer with $5.1 billion in annual global sales, announced its high-efficiency EcoPower Flush Valves and Commercial...
agreement, plumbing, engineering, education, promotion
Apr 19 2016
Global public health organization NSF Intl. and professional organization American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) have signed a memorandum of...
epa, fix a leak week, watersense
Mar 15 2016
Each year, more than one trillion gal of water are wasted by easy-to-fix household leaks, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (...
zurn, world plumbing day, stand up for the earth
Mar 11 2016
Zurn Industries, LLC’s observance of World Plumbing Day 2016 (March 11) includes its water conservation campaign, “Stand Up for the Earth,” a program...
epa, fix a leak week, watersense
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...
Zurn Industries Relay for Life
Sep 8 2015
Employees at three Zurn Industries, LLC locations raised $10,772 for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life local events. In Erie, Pa., workers...
Beverly Hills waterless urinals rebate drought water conservation
Jul 20 2015
While most residents of the state of California are now required to scale back water consumption by 25%, in Beverly Hills the reduction is 35%. This...
john guest plumbing fittings valve elbow
Jul 7 2015
This shutoff valve includes a quarter-turn handle to prevent unwanted movement, an indicator displaying the off position, and two buttons for color-...
Waterless Co. Inc. website
May 28 2015
Waterless Co. Inc. has launched an updated website, www.waterless.com, focused on the needs of the professional building, facility management and...
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Mar 20 2015
A group of five associations, representing the water sector and the nonwoven fabrics industry, announced that they are working collaboratively on the...
World Plumbing Day Plumbing Manufacturers International
Mar 9 2015
Plumbing Manufacturers Intl. (PMI), whose members produce about 90% of the nation’s plumbing products, developed 10 reasons why plumbing matters for...
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...
Zurn Wilkins ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Oct 17 2014
The Zurn Wilkins unit of Zurn Industries LLC recently took up this summer’s national craze, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, raising more than $1,400 to...
john guest_softener water heater hoses
Sep 25 2014
Flexi Hoses for use in water heater and water softener installations are available in ¾-in. CTS by ¾-in. NPSM, 1⁄2-in. CTS by ¾-in. NPSM,...
zurn_backflow prevention
Jul 18 2014
Water efficiency and sanitation for a building or campus, whether new construction or retrofit, are best achieved through a whole-building approach,...
Jun 9 2014
Zurn Industries LLC announced the opening of its new Innovation Center in Cary, N.C., — a move that reflects the company’s rapid growth in the...
May 6 2014
Nationwide, the U.S. loses 1.7 trillion gal of water each year, which the U.S. Geological Survey estimates is equivalent to 16% of treated water...
Water Quality Association American Society of Plumbing Engineers Standards
Dec 2 2013
The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) and the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) have signed an agreement to promote and advance three WQA...