codes and standards

These individuals and organizations are recognized and celebrated for their exemplary work and service to their communities, the resiliency of the building safety industry and the Code Council. Washington, D.C. – During its 2021 Annual Conference in Pittsburgh, PA, the International Code Council (ICC) recognized both individual building safety professionals and organizations that are going above Read more

St. Paul, Minn. — The state of Minnesota has formally adopted the 2018 edition of IAPMO’s Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC®), with state-specific amendments, to form the 2020 Minnesota Plumbing Code. It is available for purchase from the IAPMO Online Store at As Chapter 4714 of the Minnesota State Building Code, it will be enforced as Read more

Event to feature building safety training from industry experts, networking and more. Washington, D.C. – The International Code Council announced registration is open for the 2020 Code Council Leadership Week and Building Safety Conference of New Jersey. The conference will be held April 28-May 1, 2020, in Bally’s Atlantic City Hotel and Casino in Atlantic Read more

The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) is seeking volunteers with a technical background in designing plumbing systems, specifically domestic water heating systems, to participate on Working Group 15 to develop a new American National Standard on system design methods used to regulate the temperature of water exiting a fixture or appliance in domestic water Read more