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Latest InkWELS newsletter

Posted on: October 3rd, 2019 by Petra

Latest InkWELS newsletter

Members have raised concerns regarding increased compliance costs by requiring a separate registration for tapware based on the colour of the tapware even if it is the same model. WELS has included an article in their latest newsletter about this issue stating that there is no fee payable for registering a variant.

Overview of a successful General Meeting and Industry Forum in Shanghai

Posted on: July 22nd, 2019 by Petra

The key focus of this General Meeting was to discuss the next step in the journey towards reducing lead exposure in our environment and plumbing products.

SEE PHOTOS AND OVERVIEW OF THE MEETING

PPI Group July 2019 E-Newsletter

Posted on: July 22nd, 2019 by Petra

PPI Group’s July 2019 e-newsletter.
Shanghai update.

PPI Group April 2019 E-Newsletter

Posted on: April 30th, 2019 by Petra

PPI Group’s April 2019 e-newsletter.
What to do next on the road to “lead-free” plumbing?

What to do next on the road to “lead-free” plumbing?

Posted on: April 23rd, 2019 by Petra

PPI Group’s Management Committee has agreed on reviewing the “Lead in Drinking Water Position Paper” in particular being addressed:

  • the transition requirements and dealing with products already in the market place
  • a detailed explanation of what is meant by “wetted surface area” as required in the US
  • how this may affect different products available in the Australian market
  • Point of Sale requirements

All feedback will be collated and inserted into the document. This timing will enable the PPI Group to develop a comprehensive submission when the terms of reference for the Regulatory Impact Statement (RIS) and calls for submissions are made.

LEAD IS A PAIN IN THE BRASS – See article in the Plumbing Connection by Justin Felix – 19 March 2019.

PPI Group

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POSTPONED – Plumbing Supply Forum 2020

The continued health and safety of members of our industry are always our priority. We have been monitoring the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) closely and as you would be aware, it has now been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization with new Government restrictions now in place. This has led us to postponing the Plumbing Supply […]

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