Washington, D.C. — More than 1.57 million Americans live without a toilet or tap at home, costing the U.S. economy $8.58 billion every year, according to a report produced by DigDeep with contributions from partners including the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®). Titled “Draining: The Economic Impact of America’s Hidden Water Crisis,” Read more

San Antonio — The seventh Emerging Water Technology Symposium returned as an in-person event for the first time in four years, bringing together industry, manufacturing, water utility and government leaders from around the world.  A focus of this year’s event was on resources communities require to build safe and resilient plumbing systems as well as Read more

Ontario, Calif. — The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO®) encourages all members and industry representatives to review theproposed code changes for the 2024 National Standard Plumbing Code (NSPC) and attend the NSPC public hearing, Aug. 11, in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The NSPC Committee accepted proposals for changes to the 2024 NSPC from July Read more

Washington, D.C. — The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) strongly supports The Healthy Drinking Water Affordability Act, or The Healthy H2O Act, which would provide grants for water testing and treatment technology directly to individuals, nonprofits and local governments in rural communities. Introduced by U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin), The Healthy H2O Act would Read more

Congratulations to Duane Huisken SVP marketing for IAPMO as he receives the Les Nelson Achievement Award for his contributions to the HIA-C mission and his efforts in furthering the hydronics and radiant industries. Nelson was instrumental in incorporating additional hydronics code language and the new sections of geothermal into the Uniform Solar Energy Code, making Read more