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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 […]

Upcoming General Meeting and Industry Forum 26 May 2019 in Shanghai

Posted on: April 23rd, 2019 by Petra

The PPI Group General Meeting and Industry Forum will be held on 26 May 2019 at Neoperl’s new Shanghai offices. It will start with the PPI Group meeting in the morning from 10am to 12noon, followed by a lunch. The Industry Forum will commence at 1pm. The following quest speakers will present at the forum: […]

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Lead in plumbing products in contact with drinking water (Volume Three)

In 2018, the ABCB commissioned Macquarie University to undertake a literature review on the extent plumbing products and materials contribute to lead levels in excess of those permitted by the NCC. The report identified that the most likely source of lead in drinking water at the outlet was from the installation of copper alloy plumbing […]

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The Plumbing Products Industry Group welcomes the opportunity to provide comment on the independent review of the Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards (WELS) Scheme discussion paper.

In particular to place our view on the record regarding the design, effectiveness and efficiency (including cost) of the WELS Scheme provided by the third review of the WELS Act 2005, being undertaken by Allen & Clarke. We wish to address opportunities for regulatory reform with comment on the current structure and administration  of the […]

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