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WASSUP Diepsloot Continues Fight for Public Health and Safety in Face of Adversity
Final Comments on Specification Review Posted
Solar power with a free side of drinking water
Nortek Air Handlers Achieve HVAC Industry’s Top Hurricane Rating from Miami-Dade County
Carrier Innovations Named Finalists in Consulting-Specifying Engineer® Magazine’s Product of the Year Competition
IA announces annual award recipients
HVAC Program Now Available to Students at Florida Career College in Boynton Beach
Indonesia Sustainable Construction & Plumbing Summit 2019 Announced for November
Carrier Holds Controls Expert Expo in Orlando, Florida
Legionella Prevention
EPA Announces Availability of $2.6 Billion in New Funding to Improve Water Infrastructure Across the United States
Epson Announces Moverio Assist: Affordable, Easy to Use “See-What-I-See” Remote Assistance Solution Optimized for Epson Moverio Smart Glasses
EPA Releases New Resource to Help States and Tribes Improve Water Quality Standard Public Hearings
US Water Alliance Will Bring One Water Summit 2019 to Austin, Texas
Electric vehicles in every driveway is the future. But let’s be smart about it
Carrier Introduces Fully Revamped Offering of Fan Energy Rating-Compliant Heating Products
Governor Abbott Takes Action To Extend Texas State Board Of Plumbing Examiners
Legislation Introduced to Help Communities in New York and Across the Country Repair Their Aging Water Infrastructure
PHCCCONNECT2019 Heads to Indianapolis Oct. 2 - 4 to Offer Best Practices, Connections, Technologies for Plumbing and HVACR Professionals
HVAC/R Leader NAVAC Introduces User-friendly Hydraulic Tube Expander
Carrier Collaborates with Interplay Learning to Provide Innovative Virtual Reality Training Modules
National Fire Protection Association Conference & Expo June 17-20
Comment Period Extended for Draft Homes Program, WaterSense Version 2.0
Apply Now for the 2019 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence; $1 Million in Prizes to be Awarded to Top Public High School Skilled Trades Teachers, Programs
High School Seniors Nationwide Commit to the Skilled Trades on National Signing Day
PHCC Members Advocate for Key Issues At 2019 Legislative Conference
The City of Santa Monica Advances the One Water Concept
EPA Announces Availability of $87 Million in Funding to Improve Drinking Water for Schools and Small and Disadvantaged Communities
Mayor Garcetti Launches L.A.’S Green New Deal
InSinkErator® Introduces Digital Instant Hot Water Tank
Wipes Labeled As ‘Flushable' Wreak Havoc on Household Plumbing and Municipal Sewers
DOE Announces $47 Million for Flexible Building Technologies, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), and Solid-State Lighting
RectorSeal® Introduces the  Rooftop Pipe Support (RPS) for Professional Roof Installations
Harbor Freight Awards $1 Million to High School Skilled Trades Teachers 20190429_HarborFreight
EPA Seeks Public Input for Development of National Water Reuse Action Plan
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Team Grand Winner at Solar Decathlon Design Challenge
Carrier Introduces TruVu™ Multi-Purpose Control Platform for HVAC Applications
RectorSeal Acquires All-Access™ Brand of HVAC Condensate Management Products
Making Lead Pipes Safe
Water Heaters Used for Temperature Control
Drinking Water From the Air
US Water Prize 2019
New NIBS-NBI Energy Tool to Help Cities Set Framework to Achieve Performance Goals
Weil-McLain Offers Free Training, Demonstrations at 2019 Eastern Energy Expo
Houston-Area HVAC Leader Inducted into Carrier® Hall of Fame Sonny Roncancio awarded Carrier’s highest honor
Plumbing Engineers Need to be Aware of what ‘Good Plumbing’ is About...
Statement from EPA Water Chief on World Water Day
EPA FY 2020 Budget Proposal Released
Carrier Introduces ComfortVu™ BACnet Thermostats
Weil-McLain Offers Expanded Line of High Efficiency Gas Boilers for All Heating Applications
Bryant® Heating & Cooling Systems Announces 2019 Medals of Excellence Winners
ISH India powered by IPA kicks-off movement to save water and addresses sanitation and water management solutions
Call for Abstracts Issued for 7th Biannual Emerging Water Technology Symposium
Legionella: the ‘It’s Never Going to Happen to Me’ Disease
Bradley’s Gravity Fed Safety Showers Ensure Water to Non-Plumbed Worksites
Best of KBIS 2019 Award Winners Announced
Bradley’s Navigator Tepid Water Skid System Supply Heated Water to Emergency Equipment
Ingersoll Rand Launches Oxbox™, a Durable Line of Residential HVAC Equipment for Budget-Conscious Customers
Who has got the fastest hands in HVAC?
Beyond the Toilet
Flammable Refrigerants: Another Tightrope for HVACR Contractors
Carrier Introduces Ultra-Low NOx Gas Furnace
New LEED v4 Requirements for Student Housing Shifting Environmental Responsibility from Design, Construction Process to End-User
Weil-McLain Launches New Aqua Pro Indirect-Fired Water Heaters
2019 AHR Expo Showcases Excitement for HVACR, Global Market Expansion
FROM the TOP - Drones On Jobsites
Pipes Excavated at 20,131 Flint Homes To Date through Mayor Weaver’s FAST Start Initiative
Zero Chance
Introducing Flo by Moen™ – First-of-Its-Kind Water Supply Control System
Waterless Co Helps Sponsor Next Green Sports Alliance Event
Global HFC phasedown starts – the EU already below its first limit
San José, Calif., Monitors Water Usage of Commercial Buildings
Commercial Water Treatment Equipment
Standards Support Diners and Restaurant Workers
When 2 Italian excellence rise together
Italian manufacturer Fratelli Pettinaroli acquires Jomar Group
WaterSense to Review Five Product Specifications
Trump Administration Unveils Federal Action Plan to Reduce Childhood Lead Exposure
Water Infrastructure Improvement Act Passes House
Department of Energy Announces $100 Million Energy-Water Desalination Hub to Provide Secure and Affordable Water
Fat heavier than 130 elephants removed from Mermaid Quay sewer
Ecovie Greywater System Awarded USGBC Sustainable Innovation Award
Mercedes-Benz Stadium home of the Atlanta Falcons, earns LEED Platinum with help from CUSTOM Tile Installation System
At AHR Expo, HVAC/R Leader NAVAC to Introduce Lighter, Next-Generation Smart Refrigerant Charger
California Officially Set to Require Solar on New Homes Starting in 2020
Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities Unveils First-of-its-Kind HouseZero Lab & Prototype
Drone Technologies Are Helping Streamline Construction Management Tasks
New alloy to solve lead problem in drinking water
U.S. Groundwater in Peril: Potable Supply Less Than Thought
EPA seeks public input on draft toxicity assessments for PFAS chemicals
Weil-McLain® Introduces Advanced, Energy Efficient Stainless Steel Vertical Firetube Commercial Boiler
HVAC/R Leader NAVAC to Introduce Heavy Duty Vacuum Pump from Master Series at HARDI Conference, December 1-4 in Austin
EPA Enforcement Bulletin Highlights 2018 Lead Cases
PHCC and Delta Faucet Company Honor Daniel Judd of Virginia with the Plumbing Apprentice of the Year Award
AquaBalance Series 2 Combi & Heat Only Boilers from Weil-McLain
DOE Launches Water Security Grand Challenge
PHCC Educational Foundation Donates Contest Materials to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Albuquerque
2018 ASPE Convention & Expo Thrives in Atlanta
The Delta Brand of Faucets Continues Their Exclusive Sponsorship of the Women of ASPE
Mitchell Cropp of Virginia’s CroppMetcalfe Services Named the PHCC/Rheem HVAC Contractor of the Year
Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems Teams Up with This Old House
IAPMO Selected to Pursue National Adoption of ISO 30500
Gordon B. MacEwan receives Edward L. Jenkins Award
IPEX Joins ASPE's Affiliate Sponsor Program
ACEEE 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard
President Trump Signs Legislation Establishing WaterSense in Perpetuity
National Apprentice Contest Winners Announced
ASPE President Names Christoph Lohr as the Society's New AYP Liaison to the Board
ASPE Introduces the New Society Board of Directors and Fellows
Forty-Four Students Win $105,000 in Scholarships Through the PHCC Educational Foundation
Milwaukee Tool Joins the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors
PHCC Members Can Offer Customer Financing Options Under New Partnership with GreenSky® Loan Program
New Book Helps HVAC Contractors Succeed and Thrive
EPA Honors Leaders for Demonstrating Water-Saving Innovation
ACEEE 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard
Imagine a Day Without Water: Rainwater Harvesting Fills a Water Void, With a Safe, Reliable Water Supply
Revised Section 608 Refrigerant Management Regulations
AHR Expo Announces 2019 Innovation Award Winners
United Association Members Donate Toward Navajo Nation CPC
Eastern Iowa Middle School Students Earn 2017 President's Environmental Youth Award for Water Conservation Project
SepticSmart Week is September 17-21, 2018
Teaming Up: How Partnerships Benefit Water Quality through Decentralized System Improvement
On-site Septic Drainfield Innovations Around Vermont’s Lakes and Ponds
Artificial Intelligence Used to Economically and Energetically Control Heating Systems
Elevated Lead, Copper Levels Force Detroit Schools to Shut Off Drinking Water
UC sets higher standards, greater goals for sustainability
Using Education to Strengthen Emergency Preparedness for Septic Systems
Software tool could help architects design efficient buildings
Parma receives $1 million Army Corps grant for sewer conversions
Public-Private Partnerships for Water Infrastructure and Stormwater
New Study Demonstrates Water Conservation’s Pay Off for Ratepayers
From Tech to Airlines: Industrial Companies Invest in Water Reuse
DOE Recognizes 2018 Better Buildings Challenge Goal Achievers
Wilo-Foundation Sponsors Thomas University’s “Camp STEMtastic” Summer Program
Michael Langen Joins Weil-McLain as Director of Sales
ASHRAE Publishes Updated Legionellosis Standard
Department of Energy to Fund 15 Tribal Energy Infrastructure Deployment Projects
Water Use Across the United States Declines to Levels Not Seen Since 1970
Rural Water and & Wastewater Infrastructure Improvement Funds Available
EIA’s residential energy survey now includes estimates for more than 20 new end uses
Join Imagine a Day Without Water - October 10, 2018
U.S. EPA Updates WaterSense® Specification for Showerheads
UMC Embraces Geothermal
The Advantages of Introducing Geothermal to Architects
GAO: Lead Testing of School Drinking Water Would Benefit from Improved Federal Guidance
Solar Power Delivers Water to Tens of Thousands of Yemenis
NYC Plumbing’s Leading Lady
Carter Blazes Unique Trail to the Top
US Water Alliance Announces US Water Prize 2018 Winners
Summer Camp for Girls, Construction Edition
PHCC Educational Foundation Supports Plumbing, HVACR Contests at SkillsUSA Competition
HVAC/R Leader NAVAC to Launch New BotaniVac Line at NCIA’s Cannabis Business Summit & Expo
Kevin Armistead, COO of Armistead Mechanical, Appointed President of Mechanical Contractors Association of NJ
InSinkErator® Named Two-Time Recipient of Acclaimed Partners of Choice Award from David Weekley Homes
Wilo USA Extends Range of Powerful Wilo-Stratos GIGA Line
Trane earns 10th Partners of Choice award for quality and service
Bosch Thermotechnology Inspires Celebration of HVAC Industry Pride with Social Media Contest
Remington College Cleveland Campus offers HVAC summer tips
RectorSeal® Adds Cast In-Place Device (CID) to its Metacaulk® Firestop Product Line
Viega Hosts PHCC Project Management Boot Camp
Ice Air Showcased HVAC Option at NJAA Conference & Expo in Atlantic City
HVAC/R Tools Leader NAVAC Inc. Introduces New Cordless Automatic Flaring Tool
Join the Women of ASPE at the Second Biennial WOA Leadership Forum
CONNECT 2018 to Deliver 360° View of Best Paths for Plumbing and HVACR Business Success
Lovin Saini Named Director of Product Management for Marley Engineered Products
HVAC/R Leader NAVAC Introduces Industry’s First Smart Refrigerant Charger
PHCC Legislative Conference Focuses on Protecting the Future
Tracking Thrilling Thrones: Cintas Seeks Nominations for Annual America’s Best Restroom® Contest
U.S. DoD Issues Guidance on VRF Systems
California Solar Initiative dominated by multi-family houses
The Chemours Company to Provide Sustainable Solutions To Community Rinks Across North America
Sixth Emerging Water Technology Symposium Gives Glimpse of Future
Rheem to Sponsor PHCC’s HVAC Contractor of the Year Award
New Legislation Provides Grants for Low- and Moderate-income Households to Connect Homes to Wastewater Systems
ISH China & CIHE 2018 Opens on 22 May With Its Largest Ever Exhibition Space Spanning Across 10 Halls
Celebrating Water for Infrastructure Week, May 14-21
Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence: $1 Million to be Awarded in 2018 to Outstanding High School Skilled Trades Teachers, Programs; Applications Open May 16
Flint Mayor Asks EPA to Intervene After State Cancels Water Recovery Meeting
Johnson Controls Metasys® Enterprise Management platform gives building owners and operators powerful new tools to showcase energy conservation
RectorSeal Adds 3 and 6-inch Models to Dura G-O-N™ Glue-On-Nozzle Polymer Roof Drain Downspout
EPA Awards $1.9 Million to Water Research Foundation to Research Lead in Drinking Water
EPA announces University of California, Berkeley winner of 6th annual RainWorks Challenge for innovative design of green infrastructure
EPA Announces First Water Infrastructure Loan Under WIFIA
Crews Resume Work to Replace Lead and Galvanized Pipes in Flint as Part of Mayor Weaver’s FAST Start Initiative
Four of Five Voters Agree: Now's the Time to Invest in Water Infrastructure
PHCC Members Participate in White House Briefing on How Tax Reform is Benefiting U.S. Employees
Remington College Lafayette Campus opens HVAC lab with ribbon cutting ceremony
RectorSeal Develops LiquidDrain™ Commercial Drain Cleaner for its Plumbing Product Line
ABACUS Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Electrical Earns Esteemed Angie's List Super Service Award for the Sixth Time
Service and Repair Contractors Get the Tools and Strategies
PHCC Ohio Installs 2018-19 Board of Directors
WorkWave Acquires Cube Six, Inc., the Provider of ServMan Software, to Extend Its Market Position in Field Service to the HVAC, Electrical and Plumbing Industries
ASPE Welcomes Kohler Co. to Their Affiliate Sponsor Program
New Report Makes the Utility Case for Onsite Non-potable Water Systems
U.S. Congress Passes Omnibus Spending Bill Preserving WaterSense Program
IAPMO Participates in State Department Forum on World Water Day
Carrier Announces 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees
ISH India powered by IPA concludes with exhibitors confirming strong leads and numerous deals in pipeline
Berkeys Air Conditioning, Plumbing, & Electrical Earns Esteemed Angie's List Super Service Award For The Eighth Time
Make-A-Wish® Sponsor, Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning, Reveals Wish to Local Seven-Year-Old
Baker Brothers Plumbing & Air Conditioning Earns Esteemed Angie's List Super Service Award For a Ninth Year in a Row
Big Idea 6 released! Reduce Lead Risks and Embrace the Mission of Protecting Public Health
Managing Legionella and other Pathogenic Microorganisms in Building Water Systems
PHCC Members Can Access New Safety Program Tool Offered by Federated Insurance
HVACi Announces the Acquisition of Donan Engineering's HVAC Forensics Division
Take Control of Your Water and Wastewater
Elder Joins ICE AIR as New Director of Business Development
Make-A-Wish® Sponsor Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning Reveals Wish to Dallas Fourth Grader
Sign-on Letter: Administration Again Calls for EPA WaterSense Program's Elimination in 2019
Cape Town Looks to Defeat "Day Zero"
Salesforce Announces Innovative Water Recycling System for Salesforce Tower
New Study: Water Savings Program Results in Significant Energy Efficiency
WaterSense Looks to Update Program for Labeling Water-Efficient Homes
Rheem Joins ASPE's Affiliate Sponsor Program
One Water Listening Sessions
CALSEIA Is Now The California Solar & Storage Association
ARCSA to co-locate its 2018 Conference with the 2018 ASPE Convention & Expo
Dr. Peter Williams to Deliver Keynote Address at Sixth Emerging Water Technology Symposium
State Adopts Washington’s First Reclaimed Water Rule
Plane Full of Plumbers Forced to Turn Around Due to Broken Toilets
World’s largest ‘Virtual Power Plant’ to Lower Energy Bills
Dirty Water Taking Toll on Americans' Health, Wallets
Sustainability and Resiliency Planning for Water Utilities
NUS researchers pioneer water-based, eco-friendly and energy-saving air-conditioner
Registration for the 2018 Certified in Plumbing Design (CPD) Exam Is Open
ARCSA's Role in Meeting California's Water Needs
San Diego’s Seawater Desalination Plant
Reliance Detection Technologies Joins ASPE's Affiliate Sponsor Program
Bradley’s Verge® with WashBar™ Wins Prestigious International 2017 Good Design Award
Wilo USA and Weil Pump Join ASPE's Affiliate Sponsor Program
New ASTM International Standard Will Help Increase Accuracy of Thermal Heat Meters
PHCC Member Participates in White House Event on Deregulation
Coming soon: Plans for future spending on Flint water system
AHR Expo Donates $20,700 to the Chicago Lighthouse through Innovation Awards Program
Bacharach Adds New Refrigerant Gas Options to MGS-250 Product Line
New HVAC Lab Opens as New Diploma Program Begins
Bluewater Water Company Announces Entry in South Africa As Launch Pad into Africa
OdySea Aquarium Reels in America’s Best Restroom® Title
EPA and the Army Propose to Amend the Effective Date of the 2015 Rule Defining “Waters of the United States”
Preliminary agreement reached to reduce electricity requirements for eight state buildings in Honolulu
AHRI Honors Jim VerShaw, Trane’s Chief Engineer, with its Distinguished Service Award
At the Request of Industry, U.S. Senate Committee Supports WaterSense™
If the Float Fails, the System Fails
Home Features that Use Water
IAPMO Renews Partnership in EPA MOU on Decentralized Wastewater Treatment Systems
PHCC Educational Foundation’s Apprentice Contests Highlight Talents of Next Generation
Bradley Corp. Launches Virtual Restroom Design Tool
The Ins and Outs of Backwater Valves
Kohler Plumbing Academy Graduates Find Opportunity, Job Satisfaction
Legionnaire’s Disease Risk Discovered at Disneyland
Is Cryptosporidium Lurking at Your Public Pool?
Zurn Industries Partners with ASPE Young Professionals as Sponsor
EPA Completes Review of Michigan State Drinking Water Program
WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 Comes to An End
PHCC and RSES Prepare to Co-locate Events at CONNECT 2018, Expand Opportunities for HVAC Contractors and Technicians
AHR Expo Announces 2018 Innovation Award Winners
Pipes Replaced at 4,924 Flint Homes To Date through Mayor Weaver’s FAST Start Initiative
The Swiss Team Wins U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Prestigious Energy Competition Open for Final Weekend
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette Kicks Off Solar Decathlon 2017
2017 WaterSense Partners of the Year
How to Design Cooling Systems using Next Generation, Eco Friendly Refrigerants
How To Take Care Of Your HVAC System When A Hurricane Hits
U.S. EPA Releases Final Specification for Spray Sprinkler Bodies with Integral Pressure Regulation to Earn WaterSense® Label
UK engineers launch ‘sewer war’ against giant fat blob
William A. Shane Named Executive Director of the Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors Association Orange County, Riverside & San Bernardino
Industry Leaders Meet with White House Staff to Address Labor Shortage
EPA Launches 6th Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge
RectorSeal Introduces Dura G-O-N™ Commercial Polymer Roof Drain Downspout with Glue-On-Nozzle
Forty-One Students Win $87,500 in Scholarships Through the PHCC Educational Foundation
Mike Barker Named President of the PHCC of Orange County, Riverside and San Bernardino
Remington College-Nashville Campus Offers New HVAC Program
PHCC Joins Forces in Wisconsin to Help Solve One of The Industry’s Biggest Challenges
PHCC of Orange County, Riverside, and San Bernardino Continues Commitment to Excellence in Education for the Trades
ASPE Announces Delta Faucet as the Exclusive Women of ASPE Sponsor for the Second Consecutive Year
Status of Water Systems in Areas Affected by Harvey
Introducing BEST: The Building Efficiency System Tool™ Powered by BEER
PHCC Educational Foundation Receives ASAE Power of A Honors for Workforce Awareness Campaign
Watts Water Technologies Renews as an ASPE Affiliate Sponsor for the Third Year
The Importance of Leadership Training Among HVAC Engineers
Report: EPA’s Voluntary WaterSense Program Demonstrated Success
Global Infrastructure Investment Need to Reach $97 Trillion by 2040
Department of Energy Announces Building Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation Technologies (BENEFIT) Funding Awards
Pipes Replaced at 2,920 Flint Homes to Date through Mayor’s FAST Start Initiative
Back To School Ideas Water Conservation
One in eight U.S. homes uses a programmed thermostat with a central air conditioning unit
HVACR Industry Alliance Backs Bipartisan HVACR Expensing Bill
'Water is the biggest risk facing the planet' but disruptive tech solutions can help
Designs to Showcase Stormwater
Registration is Now Open for Imagine a Day Without Water 2017
DOE Issues Final Rule on Energy Conservation Standards for Walk-In Cooler and Freezer Refrigeration Systems
Pipes at 2,294 Homes Replaced To Date through FAST Start Initiative
Lessons Learned from Flint, Michigan
Waste water being treated then sent back to your faucet
ASPE Announces the AYP Leadership Academy
US Water Alliance Celebrates 2017 US Water Prize Winners
Bradley's Verge® with WashBar™ Earns Multiple Product Design Awards
PHCC Educational Foundation Supports Plumbing, HVACR Contests at SkillsUSA Competition
AB&I Foundry Joins Tyler Pipe & Coupling as an ASPE Affiliate Sponsor
Registration for the 2017 ASPE Certified Plumbing Design Technician Exam Is Open
PHCC Contractors Represent the Industry During 2017 Legislative Conference
US Water Alliance Releases New National Paper on Equitable Water Management
Plumbing Manufacturers International Names Trade Association Leader Kerry Stackpole as CEO and Executive Director
Flint Officials Take Additional Steps to Complete Water Service Turn-ons Sooner
PHCC Launches New Estimating Tool: Cloud-based Labor Unit Database
Bill Signed by President Trump Gives EPA’s WIFIA Program Additional Help to Meet Communities’ Water Infrastructure Needs
Amazon.com Adds General Listing Restriction for Refrigerator Water Filters
EPA's Office of Water Seeking Feedback on Reducing Regulatory Burden
Work to Begin Next Week to Replace 6,000 Lead-Tainted Service Lines in Flint This Year
Survey Reveals Half of Americans Don't Believe Water Scarcity is an Issue; Water Utilities Disagree
Study Estimates Up To 170-Billion-Gallon Water Savings Per Year Through Water-Efficient Toilets
PHCC Ohio has announced the installation of its 2017-18 Board of Directors and Officers
Flint Mayor and FAST Start Coordinator Announce Plans for Phase 4 of Pipe Replacement Effort
One Water Summit 2017
EPA Hosts Webinar on Innovative State Water Agency Practices: Working Toward Resilience
Value of Water Campaign Releases Report on the Economic Impact of Investing in Water Infrastructure
EPA releases Route to Resilience Tool
New Technology Changes Reviewed at National Standard Plumbing Code Public Hearings
PHCC’s Enhanced Service Group Events Reinforce Value of Targeted Programming
Fix a Leak Week March 20 through 26, 2017
Make a Splash This Fix a Leak Week
Project focuses on reducing pathogen threat in low-flow water systems
hilmor Awards Scholarships and Tools to Six Up-and-Coming Students Pursuing Their Professional HVAC/R Careers
U.S. District Court Ruling Allows Continued Excellence in Development of Public Health and Safety Standards
A closer look at what caused the Flint water crisis
EPA Launches Technology Challenge for an Advanced Septic System Nitrogen Sensor
PHCC of California Holds a Successful Day at the Capitol Event for 2017
NIBS Consultative Council Issues 2016 Moving Forward Report; IAPMO-Supported Legislation to Create NIST Plumbing Research Lab Reintroduced
Water Efficient Products to Combat Global Water Shortages
Community Plumbing Challenge 2016 Hosts win Australian government boost
Drinking water sample results
US Water Alliance and Water Environment & Reuse Foundation Launch National Blue Ribbon Commission for Onsite Non-potable Water Systems
"One Water Roadmap: The Sustainable Management of Life's Most Essential Resource" Released
2016 ASPE Convention & Exposition Continues a Legacy of Success
Plumbing Giants Vie for Consumer Attention
EPA Outlines Actions to Improve Safety, Reliability of Nation’s Drinking Water
PHCC, Educational Foundation Unveil Two Career Resources to Attract Young People to Skilled Trades
EPA Draft Specification for Spray Sprinkler Bodies Release
PHCC, Delta Faucet Recognize Contractor of the Year and Apprentice of the Year
Kohler's 'Koohl' response to SNL spoof
PHCC of California Ride & Decide Video Tour is a Tremendous Success!
The possible AL Rookie of the Year is working as an offseason plumber
Dodge Momentum Index Moves Higher in October
2017 AHR Expo Education Program Expands Attendance Value
Energy Department Invests $21 Million in 17 Projects to Speed Solar Adoption, Maximize Solar Benefits for States
Santa Monica City Council Votes in the World’s First Zero Net Energy Building Requirement; Implementation Begins in 2017
Watts Water Technologies Announces the Purchase of PVI Industries, LLC
PHCC of California Leadership Receives Multiple Awards at PHCC CONNECT 2016 in San Antonio, TX
Grohe Brothers To Step Down From Hansgrohe
PHCC Educational Foundation Announces Winners Of Popular Plumbing Apprentice Contest
Three Students Take Home Top Honors in PHCC Educational Foundation’s HVAC Apprentice Contest
ASHRAE/IES Publish 2016 Energy Efficiency Standard
Energy Star Collaboration Aims to Increase Sales of Energy-Efficient Products
ASHRAE Commends Montreal Protocol Amendment to Phase Down HFCs
WSI 2016 draws more than 1,000 participants from around the world
WaterSense® Announces Its 2016 Partners of the Year
California Golden Again on Energy Efficiency, Regains #1-State Spot in Tie with 6-Time Winner Massachusetts
AHRI Expresses Disappointment in EPA SNAP Refrigerant Rule
Hopkins Legionnaires’ Investigation
Forty Students Win $83,500 in Scholarships Through the PHCC Educational Foundation
New Residential ENERGY STAR® Program Shines Spotlight On Duct Sealing And HVAC Installation
Imagine H2O Water Policy Challenge to Promote Data Solutions in California
GSA and DOE Call for Innovative Technologies to Improve Federal and Commercial Buildings
October is Kitchen & Bath Month
PHCC’s Advocacy Efforts Culminate in Increased Funding for Improved Career and Technical Education
EPA Encourages Homeowners and Communities to Maintain Septic Systems during SepticSmart Week
Flooded PHCC Apprentice School in Baton Rouge Gets Replacement Textbooks
Median Installed Price of Solar in the United States Fell by 5-12% in 2015
EPA Issues Order to New York City Requiring City-Wide Plan for Addressing Sewer Backups into Buildings
Imagine a Day Without Water
EPA Kicks Off Fifth Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge
New Study Shows High Potential for Groundwater to be Corrosive in Half of U.S. States
Energy Department Announces Dates and New Contests for Solar Decathlon 2017 in Denver, Colorado
Delta Faucet Embraces Muddy Mess Makers, Celebrates Shower Singers
New residential water heater concept promises high efficiency, lower cost
Seventh Circuit's Denial of AHRI Petition Following Lengthy Deliberation Leaves Just Months for Compliance with Commercial Refrigeration Standards
New, Efficient Bosch Hydronic Air Handlers for Tankless Water Heaters Now Available
Michigan Attorney General Charges Six More in Flint Water Crisis
Online course on air-to-water heat pump systems begins this September
Calculating Refrigerant Concentration Limit in the UMC
The Importance of Velocity in a Piping System
Lessons in Water Wisdom
Community Plumbing Challenge 2016 in South Africa Concludes on World Youth Skills Day
Proposed New Alignment between ARCSA & Texas Rainwater Catchment Association
Tyler Pipe & Coupling Joins ASPE's Affiliate Sponsor Program
Arnie Rodio of Pace Setter Plumbing Inc. Donates Record-Breaking Gift - over $10k - to Copper for Kids
Using Servers for Home Heating
WorldGBC launches groundbreaking project to ensure all buildings are “net zero” by 2050
PHCC Educational Foundation Supports Plumbing, HVACR Contests at SkillsUSA Competition
New Pre-Apprenticeship Course Gives Prospective Plumbing & HVAC Workers Timely Glimpse into Program, Career
DOE Issues Final Rule: Test Procedures for Central Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps
10 Years of EPA’s WaterSense Program Results in Savings of More than a Trillion Gallons of Water and Billions on Utility Bills
Nation's Largest Net Zero Plus™ Commercial Building Retrofit Opens in Los Angeles
Special Achievement (3) and Committee Service (10) honored by NFPA
IEA SHC Publishes 2016 Edition of its Seminal Report - Solar Heat Worldwide
IAPMO Seeks UMC A2L Task Group Members to Examine A2L Refrigerants
Scott Harrison Receives the PHCC of California Contractor of the Year Award at PHCC WEST 2016 in Lake Tahoe, NV
Carlo Ratti Associati unveils new design for office space featuring customized heating, lighting and cooling systems that follow occupants around the building
Working Groups Forming to Develop Two Water Systems Standards
Geno Caccia is Installed as President of PHCC of California
PILC Mark 10th Anniversary of WaterSense with Call for Program's Authorization
High Performance Building Week: Challenges and Solutions for Improving Resiliency, Workforce Development, Energy and Water Efficiency
Rheem Recalls to Repair Water Heaters Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot
PHCC Members Take Workforce Challenges to Capitol Hill During 2016 Legislative Conference
New York High School Student Receives Prestigious Award for Developing Clean Drinking Water Project
APHCC-TEXAS Foundation Awards Scholarships
World Youth Skills Day is being celebrated on 15 July 2016
Governor Brown Issues Order to Continue Water Savings as Drought Persists
An Olympic-Size Problem in Rio
ANSI EESCC Publishes Progress Report on Energy, Water Efficiency
PHCC Addresses Workforce Shortage During Capitol Hill Roundtable
Schuette Charges Three with Multiple Felonies in First Stage of Flint Water Crisis Investigation
Water Research Foundation Releases Updated Residential End Use Study
EPA, DEQ and City of Flint Recommend Flushing Water to Speed Recovery of System
New Report Exposes Serious Gaps in Michigan Water and Sewer Infrastructure Investment
EPA Proposes Use of Climate-Friendly Alternatives to HFCs
NREL Raises Rooftop Photovoltaic Technical Potential Estimate
EPA and DOE Honor 2016 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Outstanding Achievements in Energy Efficiency
One Water Summit 2016 June 8-10, 2016  Atlanta, Georgia
The U.S. Water Partnership and Its Partners Make Commitments to The White House Water Summit
$85,000 in PHCC Educational Foundation Scholarships Now Available
Federal Government Continues Scientific Rash Investigation in Flint
US Water Alliance Announces New Board of Directors
President Obama Recognizes World Plumbing Day
WPC Chairman's Message for World Plumbing Day 2016
EPA Encourages Americans to Become Leak Detectives
MCAA welcomes new president Tom Stone
Celebrate World Plumbing Day on March 11
Sustainability Research Expert Stuart White to Keynote International Emerging Technology Symposium
Flint, Chicago Lead Lawsuits Pressure Water Sector
New protocol to detect three species of Legionella in just eight hours
New Poll Finds 95% of Americans Want Public Officials to Invest in Water Systems, 60% Are Willing to Pay More for Secure Water Service
EPA Releases Online Mapping Tool to Help Protect Drinking Water Sources
New Executive Director Joins PHCC’s Quality Service Contractors
Controllable Chilled Beam Pump Module Wins Plumbing Category of the AHR 2016 Innovation Awards
IAPMO Mourns Passing of Healthabitat Co-founder Paul Pholeros
House Career & Technical Education Caucus Partners with PHCC on Workforce Development Roundtable
IAPMO Contributes to UA Effort to Help in Flint Water Crisis
Steven and Isabella Schaefer Join the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors
PHCC Launches Online Job Service
Negotiated Rulemaking Results in Agreement on New Residential Air Conditioning Efficiency Levels
300 UA Plumbers to Install Faucets and Supplies Donated by PMI Members
NFPA’s new online community, Xchange™, keeps you up-to-date on the latest codes and standards information
Dr. Andy Pearson of Star Refrigeration is Awarded ASHRAE Fellowship
ASPE Mourns the Passing of Former Board Member, David H. Anelli, FASPE
Energy Department Announces 16 Collegiate Teams to Compete in Solar Decathlon 2017
HVAC Equipment Relies on Energy Efficiency to Produce Gains
The World Of Home Automation Just Got Warmer With The Nuheat Signature
Nuheat Signature WIFI Thermostat Adds Integration with the Nest Learning Thermostat
Manufacturers, Efficiency Groups Reach Agreement on Walk-in Coolers, Freezers Standard
ASPE & ARCSA Partner to Promote Rainwater and Stormwater Harvesting
Elevated Blood Lead Levels Associated with Flint Drinking Water Crisis: Analysis of Risk & Public Health Response
New PHCC Chapter Organized in South Carolina
IAPMO Commends House Passage of WaterSense Legislation
Patrick Wallner Joins the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors
EPA recognizes WaterSense® 2015 Partners of the Year
DOE Seeks Comments on Enforcement of Regional Standards for Central Air Conditioners
Coalition Amplifies the Mechanical Industry’s Voice in Washington
Astronauts Complete Marathon Plumbing Spacewalk
Sarah Aguilar Recognized by Equal Rights Advocates
CDA Spearheads New Copper Pipe Training Program for Veterans America’s military veterans are filling the growing gap in the piping industry
QSC Chief Operating Officer and Vice President Charlie Wallace Announces Plans to Retire in March 2016
PHCC—National Association Recognizes Indiana and Tennessee Chapters for Legislative Achievements
PHCC Educational Foundation Recognizes Copper Development Association For its Contributions and Commitment to the Industry
Alan D. Givens is PHCC HVAC Contractor of the Year Award
The Top PHCC Apprentices In the Nation Revealed
PERC Releases Report on Phase 2 of Drainline Transport Study
ARCSA Accredited Professional Workshop in Long Beach, CA
Team USA “Labors” on Labor Day Weekend
ORNL-developed building efficiency software now available
PHCC—National Association Names New Executive Vice President
Joint ARCSA/ASPE Stormwater Harvesting Standard Receives ANSI Approval
Top Apprentices Compete in the 28th Annual UA Competition
California Drought Provides Fertile Ground For Silicon Valley Water Innovation
Continuing Push for National Educational Accreditation for Rainwater Harvesting
Update on Legionnaires' Disease With City Officials
Parties Reach Settlement in Case Disputing Department of Energy Walk-in Coolers and Freezers Energy Efficiency Rule
Energy-Water Nexus Legislation Supported by IAPMO Included in Senate Bill
Accelerating Sustainable Stormwater Infrastructure Investments
Drought-Prone Cities Get Real With Gray Water
AHAM: Proposed Dishwasher Energy Standards Turn Back Time
35 Top Apprentices to Compete in National Plumbing and HVAC Apprentice Contests; It’s Not Too Late to Participate!
Copper Industry Launches App for Plumbers, HVAC Techs and Contractors
Flushable Wipes Manufactures Sued by Minnesota City
Legionellosis Standard Provides Guidance on Risk Management Requirements
PHCC Educational Foundation Supports Plumbing, HVACR Contests at SkillsUSA Competition
EPA Finalizes Rule to Reduce Climate-Damaging HFCs
2015 World Plumbing Council Scholarshipship Program and offers up to $10,000 per scholarship
16 Little Known Ways to Save Water at Home
15 Top Apprentices to Compete at PHCC Educational Foundation’s 3rd Annual National HVAC Apprentice Contest
Waterless Co. Inc. Launches New Updated Website
NADCA Recognizes Safe HVAC Inspection and Maintenance Contractors of 2014
Workforce Development Is Not Just for Entry-Level Positions
Express Pipe & Supply Donates Over $3,000 to Autism Speaks
PHCC Voices Deep Concerns About EPA’s Proposed Clean Water Rule
ASSE International Calls for Scald Awareness Task Group Members
Express Pipe & Supply Donates Over $3,000 to Autism Speaks
PHCC Voices Deep Concerns About EPA’s Proposed Clean Water Rule
Boston, NYC, Washington, DC, San Francisco, and Seattle Rank as America’s Most Energy-Efficient US Cities
Energy Department Announces $32 Million to Boost Solar Workforce Training, Drive Solar Energy Innovation
Dr. John Spengler to Receive ASHRAE’S 2015 Environmental Health Award
Average size of new commercial buildings in United States continues to grow
PHCC—National Association EVP Gerry Kennedy Announces Retirement Plans
Herb Kohler steps down as Kohler CEO
Nepal Earthquake Damages Hydropower Dam
EPA’s Energy Star Launches "Flip Your Fridge" Initiative
President Obama Signs Efficiency Legislation Supported by Coalition Including IAPMO
Governor Brown’s Executive Order / CCR Update
Public Comments Posted on Draft Flushometer-Valve Toilet Specification
ARCSA Supports State of Colorado Rainwater Harvesting Legislation
University of Maryland Named Winner of EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge
The New Cool: LSU Physicist Discovers New Material Set to Change Cooling Industry
Energy Department Recognizes San Antonio Area Partners for Advancing Energy Efficiency
Congressional Briefing: Future of Water Hosted by the Plumbing Leadership Industry Coalition
EPA Seeking Comments on Rulemaking Process for Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act
ComforTech 365 Starts This Week
EPA and DOE Honor 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate
Important Notification Regarding California Governor Brown’s Executive Order / CEC New Regulation
World Plumbing Day 2015 at the Plumbing Industry Climate Action Centre
Rainwater Harvesting: A Component of Water Week 2015, Washington DC
NADCA Welcomes Two Inductees to Hall of Fame
National Petition to Support Rainwater Harvesting to Launch April 14, 2015 Supporters will have 30 days to collect 100,000 names
Industry Standard Tests Performance of Residential Single-Dryer Exhaust Duct Systems
Casey Grant appointed executive director of NFPA’s Fire Protection Research Foundation
Brian Henry Joins ASPE as the Society’s New Director of Affiliate Relations
EPA Encourages Consumers to Save 1 Trillion Gallons of Wasted Water
Proposed efficiency standard may eliminate noncondensing gas furnaces
IndoWater Expected to the be Largest the Largest and Most Comprehensive Water, Wastewater & Recycling Technology Expo in Indonesia
Sustainable Management Standard Receives ANSI Approval
Do Your Part to Honor Plumbers on March 11
ASPE Proposed Plumbing Industry Standards Open for Public Comment
EPA Approves New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants
Three Military Bases Partner with Energy Department to Train Veterans for Solar Jobs
Johnson Controls Partners With UW-Madison to Reduce Commercial Energy Costs
The Need for World Plumbing Day Remains as Great as Ever
DOE Proposes Energy Conservation Standards for Residential Furnaces
CONTRACTOR Announces 2015 Industry Luminaries
EPA Finalizes Updates to Air Standards for Future Wood Heaters
Rawalpindiwala Receives Patrick J. Higgins Medal at ASME A112 Plumbing Materials & Equipment Meeting
Draft WaterSense Specification for Flushometer-Valve Water Closets Seeking Feedback
William Smith, FASPE, Named ASPE’s New Executive Director/CEO
Stony Brook Receives $2 Million DOE Grant to Create a New Super Energy-Saving Air Conditioning Vent
Sustainable Activated Carbon Media Standard Receives ANSI Approval
Hot showers harmful to skin during winter
WaterSense Kicks Off 2015 Outreach With Fix a Leak Week
Consultative Council Recommendations Highlight Three Key Building Industry Priorities
Culligan Joins ASPE’s Affiliate Sponsorship Program
GEO Webinar Will Discuss Geothermal Heat
Indonesia: The Biggest Market That No One Knows
Needs Remain, Work Continues in Nepal
AHR Expo To Donate Innovation Award Entry Fees of Over $16,000 To Chicago Charitable Organization Group Plans to Buy New Boiler for Community Center
UNSW researchers set world record in solar energy efficiency
Longwood Gardens is America’s Best Restroom
November Construction Jumps 13 Percent
Department of Energy Announces 22 New Projects to Enable Emissions Reductions and Improve Energy Efficiency
2014 Irrigation Show Brings Over 4,000 Industry Professionals to Phoenix
CPUC Adopts ‘Solar-Friendly’ Rate for Commercial, Industrial Customers
EPA Releases Draft WaterSense Specification for Flushometer-Valve Toilets
Downtown Minneapolis' Skyline Is Dotted by an Abundance of Tower Crane, Meaning Its Plumbing and Mechanical Inspectors Are a Busy Group (Part 2)
WPC Review December Issue Available
REHAU’s New Academy Location in a New Office Building at Their Factory in Alabama
Rinnai Expands Condensing Tankless Water Heater Product Line With Launch Of Ultra Series RUR Models
EPA Announces New Energy Star Tool for Homeowners to Save Money, Energy This Winter
EPA Recognizes the First Existing Apartment, Condo Buildings with ENERGY STAR Certification
Innovation Comes Standard
Rinnai Moves Tankless Rack System Assembly To Peachtree City, GA
The Toro Company Recognized as Lead Sponsor of the 2015 Irrigation E3 Program
October Construction Recedes 4 Percent
World Plumbing Council Unveils Research Database
ASPE Collaborates with Asian Organizations to Promote Enhanced Global Communication
New Jersey to Offer Plumbing & HVACR Apprentice eLearning
Winners of Irrigation E3 Program to Attend Irrigation Show
HVAC Contractor of the Year Award Presented to Mary Jean Anderson
Tyler Arndt Wins National Plumbing Apprentice Contest
Leroy Friend Wins National HVAC Apprentice Contest
Plumbing, Mechanical, Water Efficiency Industry Leaders Issue Call for Abstracts for Fifth International Emerging Technology Symposium
ASPE Announces the 2014–2016 Society Board of Directors
PHCC Educational Foundation, CONTRACTOR Magazine Recognize Bradley Harding as Plumbing Instructor of the Year
Mark Giebelhaus of Marlin Mechanical Awarded PHCC’s Col. George D. Scott Award
EPA Names The Home Depot 2014 WaterSense Partner of the Year
PHCC of California is recognized by PHCC National for Legislative Achievement and receives Communication Awards
PHCC Educational Foundation Recognizes Kohler Company, NIBCO Inc. For Loyal Commitment to Industry Education
Patrick Wallner of Wallner Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. is elected PHCC National Vice President
USGBC-Los Angeles’ 10th Annual Green Gala
EPA’s WaterSense 2014 Partners of the Year Honored for Efficiency Efforts to Protect Nation’s Water Supply
Public review draft of ASHRAE 188P
New Air Conditioner Standards Would Rank as Biggest Energy Saver in U.S. DOE History
TOTO Confirmed As Global Leader By Dow Jones Sustainability World Index For Fourth Consecutive Year
Next Live ASPE Webinar: Medical Gas Systems of Today
Uniform Evaluation Service Opens Office Near Birmingham, Ala.
BarSplice Products, Inc. Issued Uniform Evaluation Service Report-331
2014 Irrigation Show to Highlight Education & Innovation
Using Less but Paying More
2014 Award Winners to Be Recognized at Irrigation Show
Fast Food With No Water
EPA Announces Funding to Create Two New Drinking Water Innovation Centers
A Plug for Electrical Fire Prevention
U.S. Water Partnership Launches H2infO
Bradford White Joins ASPE’s Affiliate Sponsorship Program
Steven & Ann Rivers Join the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Unveils Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC)
Massachusetts Governor Signs Law Promoting Use of Renewable Energy Sources in Building or Cooling Systems
First American National Standard for Sustainable Drinking Water Treatment Systems Released
Cost, Confidence and Convenience: Lowe’s Survey Reveals Americans’ Attitudes On the Smart Home
Energy Department Recognizes University of Utah in Better Buildings Challenge
Irrigation Foundation Accepting Applications for Irrigation E3 Program Deadline Is Sept. 26
A Thirst for Change
ASPE Executive Director/CEO Appointed EESCC Chapter Co-Chair
Study: Certification and Brand Reputation Play Larger Role in Green Product Selection
Copper Theft: The Next Gold Rush
The Copper Development Association (CDA) to Exhibit at ASPE’s 50th Anniversary Convention & Expo
Critical Drainline Carry Study Proceeds with Funding in Place
NIST Test House Exceeds Goal; Ends Year with Energy to Spare
Commercial Building Owners and Managers Will Invest Nearly $960 Billion in Energy Efficiency Retrofits from 2014-2023
IAPMO’S 85th Annual Conference Education Approved for Continuing Education by the State of Minnesota
BrassCraft Manufacturing Hosts Annual Plumbers Forum
AHRI Files Petition for Reconsideration and Court Review of Department of Energy Walk-in Coolers and Freezers Energy Efficiency Rule
Copper Industry Advises Plumbing Professionals in Soldering New, No-Lead Copper Alloys
NFPA awards scholarships to fire safety students
EPA Warning: Recharging Air Conditioners with Wrong Refrigerant Poses Injury and Fire Risks
Maine Town With No Plumber Offers Plumbing Scholarship
Commercial Building Owners and Managers Will Invest Nearly $960 Billion in Energy Efficiency Retrofits from 2014-2023
Reinventing the Wheel
24 additional California jurisdictions launch HERO program to help homeowners conserve water and energy
ASPE Webinar: An Introduction to Pipe Hangers and Supports
Danfoss EnVisioneering(SM) Symposium Finds Converging Technologies Could Create New Opportunities for Energy Efficiency in New and Retrofit Buildings
U.S. Dept. of Energy Selects PHCC Representative To Serve on Regional Furnace Standards Advisory Committee
SimpleWater, Berkeley and Lucid Design Group, Oakland Win $200,000 in Green Technology Contracts from EPA
Electricity Use Slashed With Efficiency Controls for Heating, Cooling
Johnson Controls Donates Heating and Cooling Systems to 12 Military Families
Honda Smart Home US Offers Vision for Zero Carbon Living and Mobility
More Than 5,500 buildings to Compete in EPA’s Fifth-Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
EPA Proposes Approval of New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants
American Standard’s Flush for Good Campaign and Toilet Giveaway Save Lives
More States & Cities Proclaim July 2014 as Smart Irrigation Month
New Energy Efficiency Standards for Furnace Fans to Reduce Carbon Pollution, Help Americans Save on Energy Bills
IAPMO Leads Plumbing Industry Coalition in Support of Energy Efficiency Legislation
ANSI and EESCC recommend 125 ways to advance energy-efficiency standardization
Energy Department Announces National Geothermal Data System to Accelerate Geothermal Energy Development
PHCC Educational Foundation Supports Plumbing, HVACR Contests at SkillsUSA Competition
Rainwater & Stormwater Harvesting: Promoting New Water Use Standards
Team USA Wins Water Innovation Challenge
GSA's "Green Button" to Save Energy Costs Across Federal Government
Megan Lehtonen named one of most influential women in mechanical contracting industry
U.S. Residential Solar PV Installations Exceeded Commercial Installations for the First Time in Q1 2014
Rainwater Catchment Accredited Professional Workshops
Colorado, Louisiana Proclaim July 2014 Smart Irrigation Month
Boehmer Heating and Cooling Joins GreenHomes America Network
April Construction Advances 3 Percent
Celebrate World Accreditation Day 2014 with a Free Webinar on the Value of Accreditation
2014 World Plumbing Council Scholarship Program offers up to US$20,000
IFC Introduces Construction Industry's Most Comprehensive Online Firestop Training Program
Nearly two-thirds of home fire deaths resulted from fires in properties without working smoke alarms
PHCC Educational Foundation and Cengage Learning Release New Plumbing E-Book
Energy Department Announces National Champions of Student Energy Conservation Competition
New Energy Efficiency Standards for Electric Motors and Walk-in Coolers and Freezers to Save on Energy Bills and Reduce Carbon Pollution
Celebrate 50 Years of Advancing Plumbing Engineering at the 2014 ASPE Convention and Exposition
PHCC Members Appointed to the KOHLER® Plumber Advisory Council
WQA and ASPE Seek Public Comments on Two New Sustainability Standards
Team USA Members Selected for the Water Innovation Challenge
Oregon Institute of Technology Recognized for Increasing its Use of Geothermal and Solar Energy
March Construction Climbs 7 Percent
EPA Seeks Small Businesses' Input on Lead Paint for Public and Commercial Buildings
EPA Releases Top 25 List of Cities with Most Energy Star Buildings
ASHRAE Proposes to Move All Residential IAQ Requirements to Standard 62.2
12 Top HVAC Apprentices to Compete at PHCC Educational Foundation’s National Contest
Top Craft Trainees to Compete at ABC’s National Craft Championships in Birmingham
EPA Honors 2014 Energy Star Partners of the Years
Homeowners Ramp-Up Spending on Kitchen and Bathroom Design
ASPE Announces a Water Reuse Workshop in Chicago This June
PHCC Essentials Class Gives Attendees Glimpse of the 2020 Jobsite
Energy Department Announces Winners of Student Competition to Drive Innovative Efficiency Solutions
ASPE Announces Sunday Night At The House Of Blues Presented By Sloan Valve
February Construction Unchanged from Prior Month
International Accreditation Forum Announces Multilateral Recognition Arrangement (MLA) for Persons Is Ready for Applications
U.S. Senate, House of Representatives Each Recognize World Plumbing Day This Year
Slowing the Flow and Saving H2O Conestoga College Students Awarded First Prize in National Competition
Plumbing advertising icon Jack Stephan dies at 96
Fire Protection Research Foundation unveils report on fire safety challenges of tall wood buildings
New Energy Efficiency Standards for Commercial Refrigeration Equipment to Cut Businesses’ Energy Bills and Carbon Pollution
ACEEE Statement on Passage of the Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2014 (HR 2126)
Green Plumbing Design Workshop
Eatherton, Erickson listed among most influential in plumbing/hydronics industry
PHCC Promotes EPA’s “Fix a Leak Week” March 17-23, 2014
Wheatland Tube Debuts New Name for Continuous Weld Product
PHCC Educational Foundation Scholarships Now Available
Irrigation Association Applauds U.S. Congress’ Passage of Farm Bill
Energy Department Announces Student Teams, Location for Solar Decathlon 2015
ASPE Young Professionals Chair, Cory Powers, Appointed to Society Board of Directors
NFPA names new president Jim Pauley to succeed James M. Shannon
Full Conference Program Announced for ASHRAE’s Hot Climate Conference in Qatar
Construction industry pledges to hire more than 100,000 veterans in announcement with Joining Forces and US Labor Department
Snow Storm Didn’t Dampen Spirits at Record-Breaking 2014 AHR Expo in NYC
ASSE International calls for Scald Awareness Task Group
IPA Hosts World Plumbing Council in New Delhi
Energy Efficiency Standardization Roadmap Draft Open for Public Comment until March 15, 2014
Lubrizol Joins ASPE’s Affiliate Sponsorship Program
On World Water Day, UN representatives, key professionals and global industry experts convene in Zaragoza, Spain
Franklin Electric Releases C1 Series Clean Water Cistern Pumps
Equipment Controls Co. Joins ASPE’s Affiliate Sponsorship Program
Uponor Becomes an ASPE Affiliate Sponsor for 2014
EPA Proposes Updates to Air Standards for Newly Manufactured Woodstoves and Heaters
Low-Cost Home Projects Can Help Save Energy And Money This Winter
IAPMO Named Recipient of National Institute of Building Sciences President Award
IAPMO India and Indian Plumbing Association Roll Out Additional Skill Acquisition Program
Proposal Seeks Change to Plumbing Codes
ASPE Celebrates 50 Years of Advancing Plumbing Engineering
U.S. Solar Industry Records Second Largest Quarter Ever
Bill Gates Invests In The Urine Powered Mobile Phone
Watts Opens Lead-Free Foundry to Aid Compliance with New Law
Walgreens Debuts Nation's First Net Zero Energy Retail Store in Evanston, Ill.
Cooling System Keeps Space Station Safe, Productive
November Construction Retreats 11 Percent
Get the Lead Out Plumbing Consortium Reports Significant Impact On Preparing Plumbing Industry for New Law
American Institute of Architects and Hanley Wood to Launch Online Learning Platform for Architects
De Young Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for PG&E Supported Zero Net Energy Home
UA Members to Receive Training in Sustainable Practices
CIPHEX West to Co-locate with Buildex Calgary in 2014 Calgary
ASSE International Calls for Scald Awareness Task Group Participants
Obama Administration Expands Better Buildings Challenge to Multifamily Housing, Launches New Programs to Boost U.S. Energy Efficiency
Joint ARCSA/ASPE Rainwater Catchment Systems Standard Receives ANSI Approval
ASPE Executive Director/CEO Elected to World Plumbing Council Executive Board
Varsity Theater is America’s Best Restroom
Kevin & Kathy Tindall Join the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors
Paul W. Jones, Executive Chairman of A. O. Smith Corporation, named National EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2013 Distribution and Manufacturing Award winner
Pioneer Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc., Named 2013 PHCC “HVAC Contractor of the Year”
World Toilet Day: UN urges breaking taboos, making sanitation for all a global reality
Chicago Faucets Joins ASPE’s Affiliate Sponsor Program
Energy Department Announces $60 Million to Drive Affordable, Efficient Solar Power
Massachusetts Most Energy-Efficient State in 2013 with California Close Behind at #2, Mississippi is Most Improved
Construction Industry Needs to Make the Connection Between Improved Efficiency and Greater Competitiveness
Energy Department Invests $12 Million to Slash Red Tape and Speed Solar Deployment for Homes and Businesses
Portland State will build green roof research site on Walmart’s new North Portland store
ASPE and WQA Partner to Promote Water Treatment Standards for the Plumbing Industry
ASPE Teams with UCLA Extension to Offer Advanced Plumbing Systems Design Certificate
ASPE/ANSI 45-2013 Receives ANSI Approval
NFPA launches refreshed older adult fire and fall safety program
Water Citizen presents... A FREE webinar
RIDGID Provides $14,650 in Support for Plumbing Apprentices
Top Plumbing Apprentices Receive Awards at National Apprentice Contest
Top HVAC Apprentices Receive Awards at First National Contest
NFPA announces new Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional Program
Vienna University of Technology Wins Solar Decathlon 2013
2014 National HVACR Educators and Trainers Conference Exhibitors Prize Donation Commitment
September Construction Climbs 13 Percent
"Designing Recovery” Competition Award Recipients Selected
First WaterSense Labeled Product Available for Commercial Kitchens
SHC Solar Award 2013 to Drake Landing Company – 52 homes heated with 98% solar
What Happens When a Water Emergency is Declared?
ANSI Accredits U.S. Technical Advisory Group to ISO/TC 282, Water Reuse
Franklin Electric Relocation of World Headquarters and Engineering Center of Excellence Complete
Acquisition of Europe’s Leading Manufacturer of Premium Sanitary Fittings: GROHE Group
U.S. EPA WaterSense Releases Draft of WaterSense Professional Certification Program Labeling System
U.S. and Asian Plumbing Industry Leaders Gather for Groundbreaking Event
EPA Honors 24 Organizations for Green Power Leadership
EPA Encourages Homeowners to Care for Their Septic Systems during SepticSmart Week
Americans continue to use more renewable energy sources
Air Conditioner "Evolves" in Novel NIST Study
WaterSense to Develop Flushometer-Valve Toilet Specification
Historic Energy Efficiency Rules Would Save Consumers Money and Cut Carbon Emissions
Maryland, EPA, Chesapeake Bay Trust Provide $3.4 Million for Green Infrastructure Program
ASSE Standard 1056-2013 is Now Available
New "How To" Video for HVAC, Mechanical Contractors Shows Ways to Make Money on Closed Water Loops
Expanded Plumbing How-To Video Series Makes Working with Copper Easier
Shabbir Rawalpindiwala (Kohler Ltd.) Recipient of 2013 Joseph K. Seidner Award
Fire Protection Research Foundation symposium to identify and explore emerging issues in fire and electrical safety
Copper Industry Launches App for Plumbers, HVAC Techs and Contractors
TSI Launches HVAC & IAQ Training Center
ASSE Standard 1030-2013 Receives ANSI Approval
Waterless Company to Begin Social Media ‘Perceptions and Realities’ Series about No-Water Urinal Systems
NFPA releases 2014 National Electrical Code
CPSC Encourages Residential Pool and Spa Owners To Pool Safely And Install Safer Drain Covers To Prevent Entrapment
Fire Protection Research Foundation project examines sprinkler protection for cloud ceilings
IIEDR-Mission Livelihood - Success Story
AERCO Introduces Condensing, Fully Modulating Boilers with Unmatched Uptime Reliability and Best-in-Class Turndown
Bien Venue! Fred Schilling comes through with the gift of Tools
Waterless Urinals on Display at Green Schools Exhibition in Washington, D.C.
PHCC’s CONNECT 2013 Offers “Big Ideas” to Plumbing and HVAC Contractors As They Face New Technologies, Opportunities, Regulations
Wheatland Tube Launches Second Interactive iPad® App
EPA Warns Against Use of Refrigerant Substitutes That Pose Fire and Explosion Risk
EPA Strengthens Energy Star Requirements for Refrigerators and Freezers
ASPE Commits Resources to Administer U.S. Technical Advisory Group on Water Reuse
PHCC Educational Foundation and Cengage Learning Release New Plumbing E-Books
Jacuzzi Appoints New President of Global Spa Business
Stephen Ashkin Appointed to Board of Green Sports Alliance
ASPE Unveils Its New Logo
Rainwater Harvesting Workshop
Expanded Plumbing How-To Video Series Makes Working with Copper Easier
PHCC Supports Plumbing, HVACR Contests at SkillsUSA Competition
Kaiser Electric Completes New Staunton, IL Water Treatment Plant
ASPE Announces Staff Changes
LIXIL to Acquire ASD Americas Holding Corp., Parent of American Standard Brands
John Siegenthaler, BNP Media, and HeatSpring Launch Online Course for Hydronic Heating Professionals: ‘Mastering Hydronic System Design’
HOLDRITE® Joins ASPE’s Affiliate Sponsor Program
60 Percent of Homeowners Plan Summer Home Improvement Projects
Energy Efficient HVAC Systems Will Surpass $33 Billion in Annual Revenue by 2020
May Construction Climbs 5 Percent
Plumbing Paradise
How a Desert Turned Green
Nearly 100 Building Projects Test the Next Version of LEED
Get the Lead Out Plumbing Consortium Continues Critical Education, Trains 2,200th Plumbing Professional on New Law
ASPE and ARCSA Join to Develop Stormwater Harvesting System Design Standard
PHCC Educational Foundation to Debut HVAC Apprentice Contest
Better Buildings Challenge Reports First Year's Savings; Partners on Track to Meet 2020 Goal
Support Your Local Planet: World Environment Day is June 5
Registration for the 2013 ASPE Technical Symposium Is Open
Goettl Good Guys and the Sunny Plumber Initiate Veteran Hiring Campaign
Brewco Marketing Group Partners with Kohler Co. for the “Trust the Flush” Tour
IAPMO, ASPE, WQRF to Collaborate on Hunter’s Curve Research Project
2013 World Plumbing Council Education & Training Scholarship
ABM Broadens Presence in Southern California
HVAC/R Pros Fantech Celebrate 25 Years in the Industry With Rebranding Initiative, Including New Logo and Tagline, ‘simply better’
DOE Issues Extension of Public Comment Period for Plumbing Products Test Procedure
ASPE and ASSE International Join Forces to Advance and Promote the Plumbing Industry
PHCC Vice President Tells Lawmakers that Health Care Reform Is Creating Too Much Uncertainty for Small Businesses
Berkeley Lab Study Shows Significant Potential for Deployment of Superefficient Air Conditioners
First International Conference on Energy and Indoor Environment for Hot Climates
EPA Commemorates Earth Day, Continues Conversation on Climate Change
Pool and Spa Systems Worth Their Salt?
DOE Releases Enforcement Policy Statement on Regionals Standards
North America Will Lead the World in Building Commissioning Services Revenue Through 2020
CCP First to Feature "Urinal Gaming System"
EPA Survey Finds More Than Half of the Nation’s River and Stream Miles in Poor Condition
EPA and DOE Recognize 2013 Energy Star Partners of the Year
New Agreement Ensures Plumbing Engineers Are Represented in NBIMS–US™
PHCC's 2013 Legislative Conference — Building America
AEC Daily Joins ASPE's CEU Provider Program
20th World Water Day to be Celebrated Around the Globe
EPA Marks March 18-24 as Fifth Annual Fix a Leak Week
Australian Solar Cooling 2013 Conference starts April 12, 2013
EPA Announces Cities with the Most Energy Star Buildings in the US
Sewer Gas Believed Responsible for Kansas City Woman’s Death
Industry Mourns Passing of Rand Ackroyd
Waterless Co. Honors World Plumbing Day
PHCC Educational Foundation Scholarships Now Available
PHCC Educational Foundation and Kohler Co. Realize the Far-Reaching Impact of a Single Donation
RIDGID Provides $10,450 in Support for Plumbing Apprentices
HARDI Responds to DOE’s Objection to Petition
President of Waterless Co “Alarmed” at Drought’s Impact on US Cattle Herd
Siphonic Roof Drainage Systems Design Standard Opens for First Public Review
InSinkErator® Supports Industry Through Long-Time Sponsorship of PHCC National Auxiliary, Educational Foundation
PHCC Educational Foundation Goes Coast-to-Coast with Regional Instructor Workshops
Guardian Equipment Joins ASPE’s CEU Provider Program
New Studies Indicate Green Building Construction and Operations Remain Strong Despite Economy
AHR Expo To Donate Over $10,000 To Local Dallas Charity
Roto-Rooter Franchise Admonished, Fined for Use of Unlicensed Workers
Managers Not Willing to Pay More for Water
New Construction Starts in December Jump 23 Percent; Annual Total for 2012 Advances 6 Percent to $463.6 Billion
Federal Agencies Working to Make Homes Healthier
Get The Lead Out Plumbing Consortium Conducts Educational Webinar
International Builders’ Show and Kitchen & Bath Industry Show to Co-Locate in Las Vegas Beginning in 2014
Plastic Pipe and Fittings Association Joins ASPE’s CEU Provider Program
California Dreaming: Emerson Climate Technologies Releases a List of the Top 10 States to Work in HVACR
IAPMO Using the Present to Focus on the Future
Registration for the 2013 Certified in Plumbing Design Exam Is Open
ABM Continues to Expand in Southern California Gundlach's Plumbing & Sheet Metal Joins ABM Franchising Group
Plumbing Efficiency Research Coalition Webinar Scheduled for January 16
PHCC—National Association and Federated Insurance: Successful Partnership Spans 25 Years
APGA and DOE Reach Settlement on Fuel Efficiency Standards
Copper Development Association Inc. Joins Copper Development Association Inc. Joins ASPE’s Affiliate Sponsorship Program for 2013
Today's Lesson: Go Green! Enter Global Green USA's Green School Makeover Competition
Tiny Structure Gives Big Boost to Solar Power
Seattle TV News Airs Segment on Plumbers Without Borders
Charlotte Pipe and Foundry Joins ASPE's Affiliate Sponsorship Program for 2013
ASPE Announces Viega as an Affiliate Sponsor for 2013
EPA Releases Update on Ongoing Hydraulic Fracturing Study
Energy Department Announces Six Projects to Develop Energy-Saving Windows, Roofs, and Heating and Cooling Equipment
ASPE Announces Armstrong International as an Affiliate Sponsor for 2013
Ferguson Celebrates With a Gift to Industry
EPA Enforcement in 2012 Protects Communities From Harmful Pollution
Danfoss co-Sponsors Public/Private Sector Discussion on Water-Energy Efficiency
Number of Improving Housing Markets Surges to 201 in December
Executive Director Sought for ASSE International Chapter of IAPMO
AERCO International Announces Appointment of Ervin Cash as Chief Executive Officer
Court Stops Sales of Liquidbreaker’s Waterless Urinal ‘Green Cartridge’ Citing “unlawful business practices”; Liquidbreaker Now in Bankruptcy
EPA Awards Almost $700,000 to Student Teams in Sustainable Technology Competition
Rainwater Catchment System Design Standard Opens for First Public Review
ASPE Research Foundation Releases Groundbreaking Storm Drainage System Report
The Zenner Group Launches Zenner Performance
Solar Thermal, Rainwater Systems Prepare Boston Plumbers for the Future
Plumbing Efficiency Research Coalition (PERC) Releases Long-Anticipated Results of Drainline Transport Study
PHCC Establishes Financial Relief Program For Superstorm Sandy Victims
ASPE Presents Industry Award to Patterson Pump Co.
IAPMO’s Pete DeMarco Appointed as Co-Chair of ANSI Energy Efficiency Standardization Working Group
Get The Lead Out Plumbing Consortium Highlight Impact of the Lead Free* Law
ASPE Presents an Award of Merit to Julius Ballanco
2013 AHR Expo Innovation award winners announced
EPA Encourages Students in Grades K-12 to Enter President's Environmental Youth Awards Competition
American Society of Plumbing Engineers Announces Its 2012–2014 Board of Directors
ASPE Presents Distinguished Service Awards to William Smith and Norman Parks
ASPE Announces New College of Fellows Inductees
ASPE Presents Donald F. Dickerson Founders Award to Philip French
PHCC Educational Foundation Announces Plumbing Apprentice Contest Winners
Remodeling Market Index Climbs Five Points, Returns to 2005 Levels
Industry Leaders, World Champions
Climate and Water Preparedness Study Reveals Which States Are Ready
New App Lets Users Check Health of Waterways Anywhere in the U.S.
September Construction Jumps 16 Percent
Ten Ways to Save Money, Energy and Protect Your Health This Winter
David Dugger Installed as 2012-2013 PHCC President
Lost Generation: The New London School Explosion of 1937
25th UA Competition Crowns North America’s Most Skilled Apprentices
Plumbers Without Borders Connects Skilled Personnel With the People Who Need Them Most 
PHCC "Accelerates Impact" at CONNECT 2012 
'Building With Ducts in Conditioned Spaces' Project Promotes the Benefits of Locating Air Handlers and Ductwork Within the Areas They Heat/Cool
Fifth Public Comment Period Now Open for Update to USGBC's LEED Green Building Program
Studies Find That Actual Results Contradict Efficiency Claims About Sensor-Activated Valves
Hansgrohe celebrates water conservation via Instagram contest
WaterSense Partners of the Year Help Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
Industry Leaders Form Get the Lead Out Plumbing Consortium
EPA Offering Sustainable Growth Assistance to Communities
Economic Downturn Cut Architecture Firm Revenue by 40 Percent, Employment by Almost a Third
AERCO International Debuts OnAER Remote Monitoring Service to Reduce Energy Waste and Increase Productivity
Energy Department Launches SunShot Prize Competition to Install Solar Energy Systems at a Fraction of Today’s Price
Football Legend Terry Bradshaw Teams With Ferguson
MOEN Introduces MOENPRO.COM: A Website Exclusively for Trade Professionals
NEMA Petitions DOE for New Energy Efficiency Standards for Electric Motors
Two Die in Legionnaires' Outbreak Linked to Chicago Hotel
July Construction Declines 10 Percent
ASPE and CCSF Awarded National Science Foundation Grant to Develop Plumbing Technician Certification Program
PHCC Educational Foundation Completes Successful Regional Instructor Workshop Series
2012 Scholarship Winners Announced By PHCC Educational Foundation
Energy Department Announces New Partnership to Certify Zero Net-Energy Ready Homes
ASSE Donates to ASPE Research Foundation, Inc. for Study of Biofilm Accumulation in Manual and Automatic Faucets
ASPE Announces a New Local Chapter in Evansville, Indiana
Bill Gates Names Winners of the Reinvent the Toilet Challenge
WD-40 Company Looks for Plumbers to Serve on New Advisory Board
EPA and USDA Announce First-Ever Microbial Risk Assessment Guidance
Obama Administration Releases Roadmap for Solar Energy Development on Public Lands
NFPA awards scholarships for fire-safety students
EPA Kicks Off Third Annual Energy Star National Building Competition
Viega Joins PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors
ACEEE: United Kingdom Tops in Energy Efficiency, U.S. Lags in 9th Place
The Market for Energy Efficiency Retrofits in Commercial Buildings Will Nearly Double by 2020, Reaching $152 Billion Worldwide
EPA Provides $950,000 to Improve Water Quality Using Green Infrastructure in 17 Communities
City Of Las Vegas Building And Safety Department To Expand Inspections To Seven Days A Week
Waste Management Announces Rollout of Stormwater Public-Private Partnerships
Fred Morse receives 2012 SHC Solar Award
Energy Department Announces Building Energy Efficiency Investments in Twenty-Two States
Substantial Drop in Architecture Billings Index
Plumbing, Propane Companies to Pay $22.5 Million in Fatal Explosion
AERCO International Introduces Equal-to-New Refurbishment Program
Drive Your Success at the 2012 ASPE Convention & Exposition October 27–31, Charlotte, North Carolina
Energy Department Announces SunShot Startup Investments and Competition to Unleash Cost-Competitive Solar Energy
Viega Joins PHCC Corporate Partner Program
Eneref Institute to Organize Industry Consortium on Solar Heating for Pentagon I&E
ARCSA’s 2012 Annual Conference Is Just Around the Corner
Three Engineering Students Receive 2012 ASPE Alfred Steele Scholarships
U.S. Green Building Council Announces Changes to LEED 2012
Popular Choice Winners Announced for "Apps for Energy" Competition
IAPMO R&T Presents WaterSense® Seminar at 17th Kitchen and Bath China Exhibition
Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association Asks VP Biden To Help Spread the Word of the Professionalism of the Industry
Plumbing Product Manufacturers to Heed NYC Plumbing Code Changes Effective July 1
ARCSA Rainwater Harvesting Workshop in Minnesota
Raindrops Geneva Award 2013
Green Builder® Media Announces Grand Opening Date of VISION House® Los Angeles
International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials to Work With Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Ensure Swimming Pool Safety
Code of Honor
Final Call for IAPMO 2012 Scholarship Essay Contest: June 1 Deadline
Strengthening solar heat for industrial processes – IEA SHC launches new research project
First Winners Announced for “Apps for Energy” Competition
The National Fire Protection Association launches campaign to recruit code enforcers to technical committees
EPA Launches Competition for College Students to Develop Innovative Approaches to Stormwater Management
Energy Secretary Chu Announces Montana Schools Win National Student Efficiency Competition
Quality and Value Driving Growth in the Green Building Market, According to New SmartMarket Report
ASPE and CIPH Sign MOU to Enhance North American Plumbing Industry
Energy Department Announces Funding to Develop “Plug-and-Play” Solar Energy Systems for Homeowners
IAPMO 2012 Scholarship Essay Contest Deadline is June 1: "What Role Can the Plumbing Industry Play in Protecting Our Water for Future Generations?"
Rooftop Solar Energy Program Wins Critical Approval From Los Angeles City Council
Subcommittee to Hold First Meeting Toward Potential Development of Heat Metering Standard
U.S. Senate Again Passes Resolution Designating March 11 as World Plumbing Day
World Plumbing Day is Just Around the Corner – How are You Planning to Celebrate?
World Plumbing Council Review March 2012 Newsletter Available
Keeping Up With the Solars
Building a Future
World Plumbing Council, World Green Building Council Sign MoU
World Plumbing Council Taps Chaney as New Chairman
Standards Boost Business Campaign Gives U.S. Companies Competitive Edge
New Public Health Rules Allow Rainwater as Sole Source for Residential Drinking Water
Construction Employment Rises in 30 States and D.C. Between February 2011 & 2012
American Standard Brands Awarded Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Grant to Develop Toilet System
‘Plumbers can change the world'
Ecobuild: The Future of Sustainable Design, Construction and the Built Environment Comes to India
Secretary Chu Launches First-Ever “Apps for Energy” Challenge
Lenny Kravitz supports UNICEF’s Water, Sanitation and Hygiene efforts
ASPE Mourns the Passing of One of Its Founders
The Lost Generation of New London, Texas
DOE Seeks Industry Feedback on Voluntary Standard Work Specifications for Energy Upgrades in Single-Family Housing
PHCC: 130 Years of Professionalism
Subcommittee to Hold First Meeting Toward Potential Development of Heat Metering Standard
Robert S. Holloway joins Donald F. Dickerson Associates
CCA Members Construct Solutions to Business Challenges
ASSE Releases White Paper to Address and Minimize Potential Water Heater Scald Hazards
Canadians are still Overindulging in Surprising Ways when it comes to Conserving Water in the Home
U.S. Senate Again Passes Resolution Designating March 11 as World Plumbing Day
CCC Unveils Tools to Advance Title 24, Part 6 Acceptance Testing
Secretary Chu Announces Winners of Student Competition to Promote Energy-Efficient Buildings
EPA Provides $15 Million to Help Small Drinking Water and Wastewater Systems
World Plumbing Day is Just Around the Corner – How are You Planning to Celebrate?
World Plumbing Council Review March 2012 Newsletter Available
New ASPE Student Chapter Formed at Wentworth Institute of Technology
CDC Issues Report on Fatal Exposure to Methylene Chloride Among Bathtub Refinishers
Keeping Up With the Solars
January Construction Recedes 2 Percent
Sloan’s Peter Jahrling Elected To PMI’s 2012 Executive Committee
EPA's FY 2013 Budget Proposal Focuses on Core Environmental and Human Health Protections
Texas Town Runs Dry, Relies on Water Trucks
Catching a Wave of Humanitarianism
HNL Green, NHL Foundation Launch ‘Gallons For Goals” to Restore Water for Freshwater Streams
A.O. Smith Continuing Operations Achieve Record Sales and Earnings in 2011
First Community of All WaterSense Labeled New Homes in the Nation
EPA Presents Heat Metering Framework to Newly Formed Partnership of ASTM International and IAPMO
Take Advantage of Early Bird Special for Educode 2012
ASPE Partners with TMB Publishing
Registration for the 2012 Certified in Plumbing Design Exam Is Open
Call for Papers Announced for the 2012 ASPE Convention
Building a Future
"Green" Beer Comes to Hale's Ales with Installation of Hybrid Solar Thermal System from Net Zero Impact
Stimulating Energy Savings
Eight Cities Selected to Receive Free Neighborhood Design Considerations Under US EPA Grant
Tap Water Cited in Neti Pot Deaths
World’s First Pee-Controlled Video Game Debuts In London
Architecture Billings Climbs into Positive Territory for First Time in Four Months
ARCSA and ASPE Accredited Professional Rainwater Harvesting Workshop Planned
Carrier Marks the 100th Anniversary of the Rational Psychrometric Formulae
Disease-causing fungi prevalent in sink drains, study finds
Navien Recalls Tankless Water Heaters Due to Risk of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Steven H. Allen Installed as Green Mechanical Council Executive Director
Packaged Pump Systems Manufacturer Achieves Prestigious Plumbing Standards Accreditation
ASPE’S Strategic Blueprint Focuses on the Growth and Success of the Society and Its Members
PHCC Educational Foundation Announces Plumbing Apprentice Contest Winners
IAPMO Educational Webinar a Huge Success
A Call for ASSE Working Group Participants
Fix a Leak Week
Search for the Next All American Handyman
New Heat Pumps Textbook Available
Energy Department Announces $7 Million to Reduce Non-Hardware Costs of Solar Energy Systems
City of Glendale, California Bans Synthetic Grass Despite Environmental Benefits and the Need to Conserve Water
RPA to Join The IAPMO Group
Henry Rollins to Host Concert to Raise Funds for Building Wells, Sanitation Systems at Schools in Africa
Moen Incorporated Embraces San Francisco's "Green Retrofit Initiative" to Encourage Thinking and Living Green
ASPE Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Hot Water Temperature Control Standard
Kohler Co. Executive Elected Plumbing Manufacturers International’s 2012 President
ASSE Elects New 2011-2012 Board of Directors
Ferguson Gives Thanks by Giving Back
ENERGY STAR Offers Free Resources for Plumbers to Help Customers Save Money on Water Heaters For Competitive Edge
Department of Energy Announces Funding to Help Consumers Better Manage Their Energy Consumption
New CCC Handbook Helps Buildings Work Smarter, Not Harder
Charles River Wins Prestigious Environmental Award
Carnahan Introduces Bill to Improve Energy Efficiency in Federal Buildings
IAPMO­India, IPA and IGBC Sign Green Building MoU
World Plumbing Council, World Green Building Council Sign MoU
EnLink Wins $3.8 million Award to Build Part of Largest U.S. Geothermal Heat Pump System at Ball State University
IAPMO, ASPE Sign MoU for Training, Certification of Engineers in ‘Green Plumbing Design’
Installed Cost of Solar Photovoltaic Systems in the U.S. Declined Significantly in 2010 and 2011
New Government Building Saving Water with VRTX
EPA Develops New Planning Approach to Improve Water Quality in U.S. Cities
Rural Alaska Village Welcomes Toilets, Modern Plumbing
IAPMO, PMI Sign MoU to Explore More Dynamic Collaboration
ASPE and ARCSA Sign Joint Standards Development Agreement
ASSE's RP/DC Backflow Standards Now Available
Lorrie Jones Gore Named 2011 PHCC "HVAC Contractor of the Year"
Study predicts 7.1 percent increase in demand for plumbing fixtures, fittings by 2015
Department of Energy Announces First Entry for Market- Driven High-Efficiency Commercial Air Conditioners Challenge
Bob Boulware, P.E. Elected National President of American Rainwater Catchment Systems Association
Kitchen & Bath Industry Show and National Kitchen & Bath Association Announce New 2012 Tradeshow Dates
Poll: More Would Give Clean Water to World Than Accept $1 Million for Themselves
North America’s Top Apprentices Go Head-to-Head in Ann Arbor
Energy Star Now Available for New Multifamily High-Rise Buildings
American Institute of Architects’ Architect Barbie® Dream House Competition
Settlement Talks Reportedly Collapse Between Roto-Rooter, Plumbers
Novatron Working to Clear the Air ... Literally
EPA Announces 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants For Detroit, Michigan
A Name You Can't Forget - Jack Stephan
California, Nevada Governors Sign Historic Plan to Improve Lake Tahoe Clarity
A. O. Smith Names Rajendra President, Chief Operating Officer
EPA Seeks Input on the Development of Drinking Water Perchlorate Regulation
Eight Plumbing Tips To Prepare Your Home for the Dog Days of Summer
Kohler Co. sponsors national public service campaign addressing water conservation – "Wasting Water Is Weird"
ASSE Appoints Two New Members to Product Standards Committee
Geothermal Heat Pump Installations Represent One Percent of Heating and Cooling Market
Kohler Co., CPSC Announce Recall of Shower Doors Due to Laceration Hazard
Department of Energy to Invest $50 Million to Advance Domestic Solar Manufacturing Market, Achieve SunShot Goal
Registration Now Open for 9th World Plumbing Conference- Edinburgh, Scotland
California Adopts First-in-the-Nation Public Health Goal For Hexavalent Chromium in Drinking Water
EPA Announces Top Contenders in Energy Star National Building Competition
New Public Health Rules Allow Rainwater as Sole Source for Residential Drinking Water
Gates Foundation Announces $42 Million in Sanitation Grants, Including ‘Reinventing the Toilet Challenge’
EPA Announces New Energy Star Requirements for Dishwashers and Furnaces
Earth Advantage Institute and Passive House Institute US Team Up On Energy Performance Score
Sierra Club's Water Conservation Scorecard Ranks City of Los Angeles #1 Among Cities in Los Angeles and Orange Counties
Canadian Standards Association Honors Scarano
Spacewalker Tackles Plumbing Work On Station
New Energy Star Initiative Recognizes Cutting-Edge Products with Highest Energy Efficiency
Registration for the 2011 ASPE Technical Symposium is Open
EPA Announces Timeline for Reconsideration of Air Toxics Standards for Boilers and Certain Incinerators
Federal Agencies Partner to Revitalize Urban Waterways In Communities Across Country
EPA Announces Partnership for First-Ever Great Lakes Week
EPA Releases Revised WaterSense Certification Program Guidelines
EPA Identifies Case Studies for Hydraulic Fracturing Study
Dallas Plumber Offers Free Water Heater if July Temps Don’t Crack Triple Digits
EPA Administrator Tours WaterSense Manufacturing Facility to Highlight Products that Conserve Water
Google Invests $280 Million in SolarCity for Residential Solar Projects
ASPE Names David Jern as Director of Affiliate Relations
Habitat for Humanity St. Louis Installs Copper Fire Sprinkler Systems in New Homes
Rockville, Md. Wins EPA Award for Sustainable Drinking Water Service
Meet Portland’s Pedal-Powered Plumber
'Dirty Jobs' Host Testifies Before Senate About Need for Skilled Workers
Registration for 2011 ASPE Technical Symposium Opens
Penguin Toilets LLC Model 524 Receives People's Choice Award at 2011 KBIS
Five Cities Are Named Finalists In U.S. Conference Of Mayors Tap Water Taste Competition
Calif. Academy of Math & Science PLTW Students Win Super Bowl of Engineering Design
Students Recognized For Protecting Drinking Water
City of Lawrence Settles with Medical Gas Mix Up Victim
Possible Playboy Mansion Legionellosis Outbreak Traced to Hot Tub
ASPE accepted as a full member of the World Plumbing Council
Los Angeles Building Inspectors Arrested in Bribery Sting
Carrier Corp.’s Mexico Factory First HVAC Factory In The World To Receive LEED® Gold Certification
World Vision Honors PMI Executive Director Barbara C. Higgens with Crystal Vision Award
IAPMO Members: Purchase ASPE’s Newest Publication At 10% Off In Our Pre-Sale
U.S. Senate Passes Resolution Designating March 11 as World Plumbing Day
Duluth Trading Launches National Plumber’s Day “Hug a Plumber” Contest
World Plumbing Day on Friday – What Are You Doing to Celebrate?
Plumbing Industry Loses a Leader
Faulty Plumbing Forces Event Relocations from Lucas Oil Stadium
Christchurch Homes Benefit From Volunteer Plumbers
Sen. Paul Lashes Out at DOE for His Faulty Toilets
DOE Withdraws Showerhead Ruling
U.S. to Celebrate World Standards Day 2011 with a Focus on Advancing Safety and Sustainability Standards Worldwide
Plumbing Industry Loses a Leader
Energy, Interior Departments Announce New Location for Solar Decathlon 2011
DFW Becomes First WaterSense Airport
EPA Establishes Clean Air Act Standards for Boilers and Incinerators
ASPE Joins Plumbing Efficiency Research Coalition (PERC)
EPA Seeks Public Comment on Plan to Review Regulations
Medical Gas Mix Up Victim Reaches Settlement with Plumbing Company
EPA's ENERGY STAR® Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
DOE Pursues SunShot Initiative to Achieve Cost Competitive Solar Energy by 2020
President Obama's Plan to Win the Future by Making American Businesses More Energy Efficient through the "Better Buildings Initiative"
Legionellosis outbreak at the Playboy Mansion
EPA's FY 2012 Budget Proposal Reflects Tough Choices Needed for the Nation's Fiscal Health
EPA To Develop Regulation for Perchlorate and Toxic Chemicals in Drinking Water
DOE Facilitates Market-Driven Solutions to Develop and Deploy New High-Efficiency Commercial Air Conditioners
Rain Bird's 2011 Intelligent Use of Water Film Competition Announces Call for Entries
Cake Boss Honors Plumbing with Latest Creation
EPA Announces Next Steps on Emissions Standards for Boilers, Certain Incinerators
PHCC Promotes EPA's "Fix a Leak Week" March 14­-20
Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone: 300,000 Homes Weatherized
2011 PHCC Educational Foundation Scholarships Available Online
Fewer Oregon Homes Have Complete Plumbing, Census Finds
California Looks to Clamp Down on Chromium 6 in Drinking Water
President Obama Signs IAPMO-Backed Federal Buildings Personnel Training Act into Law
EPA Issues Guidance for Enhanced Monitoring of Hexavalent Chromium in Drinking Water
EPA, Schools To Tackle Indoor Air
EPA and HHS Announce New Scientific Assessments and Actions on Fluoride
Fill ’er Up with FOG?
Stormwaters Run Deep
Plastics Seek Stronger Presence in Plumbing
Cancer Causing Chemical Found in 31 of 35 Cities’ Public Water Supply
ASSE Elects New Board of Directors for 2011
Drinking Water Lead Reduction Law Awaits President's Signature
Plumbers Among Targets of Bell Code Enforcement Scheme
ASSE Calls for Scald Awareness Task Group Participants
Scholarships Are Available to Attend EduCode International 2011
Fortune Brands Announces Intent to Separate Company's Three Businesses
Five New Members Installed on PHCC Educational Foundation Board
Construction Employment Expands in 29 States Between September and October as Industry's Employment Situation Remains "Volatile"
Operation Crooked Code Busts Chicago Plumbing Inspector
Homebuilders Set Up Shop on Facebook
ANSI Convenes Fifth U.S.-India Standards and Conformance Workshop
ASPE Hires New Executive Director, Board of Directors
U.S. EPA Orders Caltrans to Comply with Clean Water Act to Protect State Waters
Americans Concerned About Water Infrastructure, Willing to Pay More to Improve It, Survey Says
HUD Announces Pilot Program to Help Homeowners Pay for Energy Improvements
EPA Seeks Public Comment on Best Practices for Home Energy Upgrades
Heart Valves on Aisle 4?
Frank Maddalon Installed as 2010-2011 PHCC President
Optimum Energy Announces New President and CEO Matthew Frey
NYC Water
Water For People Launches New Mobile Application For Monitoring Water and Sanitation Projects in Developing Countries
Plumbing Manufacturers Institute Meets with Key Congressional Staff
Department of Labor Launches Veterans Hiring Toolkit for Employers
Chuck White Joins PHCC Staff as Vice President of Technical Services
EPA Awards $2.4 Million to Improve Indoor Air Quality
U.S. EPA Announces Nearly $300 Million in Federal Funding for Critical California Infrastructure Improvements
Ferguson Makes Leadership Gift to Support Industry Education
Nation’s Top Apprentices Square Off in Ann Arbor
North America Regional Water Stewardship Initiative to be Based in Milwaukee
WPC Welcomes UN Declaration on Water and Sanitation
9th World Plumbing Conference - Call for Papers
DOE Announces Winners of 2010 Federal Energy and Water Management Awards
EPA Issues Clean Water and Drinking Water Infrastructure Sustainability Policy
EPA Observes Children’s Health Month
Poll: 9 in 10 U.S. Homeowners Concerned About Home Energy Efficiency
DOE Takes Action to Stop Sales of Standards Violating Air Conditioners
Pioneer New Energy-Efficient Building Designs Research consortium
Passive Aggressive Home Design
World Water Monitoring Day Debuts New Data Map
DOE Enforces Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products
UA and TransCanada Announce Pipeline Project Agreement to Create Thousands of Jobs
WRD Named 2010 WateReuse Institution of the Year
EPA Projects Spotlighted in Report on 100 Recovery Act Projects Changing America
‘Royal Flush’ Tests Arena’s Plumbing
$100,000 Prize to be Awarded to Best Water/Energy Conservation Idea
EPA Seeks Information on Natural Gas Extraction’s Effect on Public Water Supplies
Plumbers Rescue $40,000 Ring Flushed Down Toilet
Time to Start Patrolling for Plumbing
Water Efficiency and Sustainability Key Topics at PMI Fall Meeting
Water Wisdom from Down Under
Cross-Sector Anti-Counterfeiting Solutions to be Explored at September 22 ANSI Conference
PHCC’s CONNECT 2010 Teaches New Strategies for Success
Manpower Inc. Warns Global Skilled Trades Shortage Could Stall Future Economic Growth
Late Beatles' Toilet Fetches $14,740 at Auction
DOE Announces Nearly $120 Million to Advance Innovative Weatherization Projects, Highlights Progress in the Program Nationally
Major Home Appliance Efficiency Gains to Deliver Huge National Energy and Water Savings and Help to Jump Start the Smart Grid
Plumbers at High Risk of Mesothelioma
Space Station Crew Tackles More Repair Work
Space Station in Stable Configuration After Loss of Cooling Loop
Research Shows Controversial Illness is Real and Treatable
Report: More than One Out of Three U.S. Counties Face Water Shortages Due to Climate Change
Oil Leak Containment Plumber Comes Forward
The Bold Nook of Kohler
Waterborne diseases could cost over $500 million annually in US
DOE Announces $30 Million for Energy-Efficient Housing Partnerships
United Association General President Hite Appointed to President’s Export Council
A Healthy Dose of Safety in Seattle
ASHRAE President Recipient of HPBCCC Award
A Working Model Just Next Door
U.S. Departments of Energy and Interior Announce Site for Solar Energy Demonstration Projects in the Nevada Desert
Duggers New Benefactor Donors of the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors
Study Finds Dry Cities Have Cheap Water
Espwa Pou Ayiti - "Hope for Haiti"
The Repair Guys: Freeze Damage to Backflow Prevention Devices
AERCO International Launches New Website
Peggy Hall Appointed Interim Executive VP at CAPHCC
EPA to Initiate Rulemaking to Reduce Harmful Effects of Sanitary Sewer Overflows
Comments Sought On National Residential Energy Rating Program
DOE Requires Manufacturers to Halt Sales of Heat Pumps and Air Conditioners Violating Minimum Appliance Standards
Beware When Replacing Flooded HVAC Units
Turner County Schools to Save Millions with Linc Mechanical Energy Efficient Project
Architecture Billings Index Reaches Highest Mark in Over Two Years
Inside Job - By NuFlow
WPC Education and Training Scholarship 2010
Maya Plumbing, First Pressurized Water Feature Found in New World 
Waste Not, Want Not  - Linking Sanitation With Sustainability in Haiti
Retrofit Test Produces Savings, Satisfaction 
Global Warming That We Can Use
MCAA Honors Construction Trade Student Chapter for Achievements
Keith Bienvenu Elected PHCC Vice President
New SMACNA-Sponsored Report Unveils Ways to Achieve Greener, Energy Efficient Buildings
May Is National Water Safety Month
EPA to Cut Mercury, Other Toxic Emissions from Boilers, Solid Waste Incinerators
Plumbing Industry Council Assists St. Louis Families With Plumbing Repairs
EPA Proposes “Next Generation” Storm Water Controls in Clean Water Permit for Washington D.C.
Secretary Chu Announces more than $200 Million for Solar and Water Power Technologies
EPA Launches New Web Tools to Inform the Public About Clean Water Enforcement
Worldwide Water Quality Still Deficient
EPA Announces Start of National Lead-Safe Renovation Program to Protect Children and Pregnant Women EPA also strengthens protections in lead-safe program
EPA Recognizes Leaders in Energy Efficiency
World Plumbing Council launches Education and Training Scholarship for 2010
Construction Employment Rises for First Time Since June 2007
Plumbing Manufacturers Institute Announces Changes to Board of Directors
New Website Demonstrates How to Save 18 Billion Gallons of Water and More Annually
KB Home First National Builder to Partner with EPA's WaterSense Program 
Secretary Chu Announces More Stringent Appliance Standards for Home Water Heaters and Other Heating Products
Sheet Metal Industry Resource Alliance Created as Resource for Sheet Metal, Air Conditioning Community
NFPA congratulates Marsha Mazz for being named recipient of Ronald H. Brown Standards Leadership Award
AHRI, Two Indian Organizations Sign Tripartite Agreement on Standards
EPA, DOE Announce New Steps to Strengthen Energy Star
Earthquake in Chile May Affect Local HVAC Prices Due to Disruption of Copper Supply
PHCC Vice President George Raburn Passes Away
EPA Administrator Jackson Outlines New Vision for Clean, Safe Drinking Water
Military Family No Longer Hotwires Furnace, Thanks to Heat for Heroes 
Fix a Leak Week Offers Texas-Sized Water Savings: Americans can save water and money
Stopping Household Leaks Can Save Enough Water to Sustain Colorado Consumers for Nearly Three Years
PHCC Names Gerry Kennedy Executive Vice President 
CPSC Commissioners Take Up Unblockable Drain Definition
UAC Members Learn to “Fight as You Train”
Three Union Pipefitters Killed in Explosion
Delaware adopts latest editions of NFPA 1, Fire Code, NFPA 70®, National Electrical Code® and NFPA 101®, Life Safety Code®
Plumbing Manufacturers Institute welcomes New Board Member and Committee Chair
New Construction Contractors: Learn How to Stand Out
You Need to Know Your Hydraulic Conditions
What Do Consumers Want from Their Hot Water Systems?
A Radiant Future - Modern Technology in Hydronic Heating and Cooling
PHCC–National Association Announces Departure of Executive Vice President
13 Percent Increase in U.S. Homeowners Who Say They Will Remodel in 2010
PHCC Promotes EPA’s ‘Fix a Leak Week’ March 15–21
Plumbing Manufacturers Institute Hosts 2010 Spring Meeting
Annual International Sheet Metal Apprentice Competition comes to Las Vegas March 15-18
EWG Study Finds Hundreds of Pollutants in Nation's Tap Water
Quenching Their Enormous Thirst?
Industry Leaders Address Refrigerant Changes
Modernizing America's Cradle of Liberty, Boston
ARCSA Calls for Papers for 2010 Conference
Manufacturers Seek to Spark Youth Movement
Plastic Cooling Towers Positive Effect on Bronx Zoo Green Efforts
US' Sewer Systems Overloaded
Proper Testing of HVAC Systems
Industry Agreement on New Climate Zones
Winterizing Backflow Prevention Devices
Industry Agreement on New Climate Zones
Backflow Prevention Device Tests Put Through Their Paces by Local UA
Winterizing Backflow Prevention Devices
Water Heater Installation Highlights Importance of Inspections
Plumbers as Health Workers
Houston Building Department Blazes a Trail Wirelessly
Gas Odor Fade Potentially Deadly Problem
Green Plumbing and Mechanical Supplement Preview
R&T Lab Offers California Energy Commission Testing
Lawsuit Over Sewer Gas Back-up in San Diego