AWE, PMI research focused on residential properties in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia and Texas Chicago —Water-efficient toilets could potentially save up to 170 billion potable gallons of water per year across five states facing water scarcity, according to new research released today by the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) and Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI). The “Saturation Study of Non-Efficient Read more

Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) and the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) announced a joint partnership on a study to determine potential water savings that could be achieved by replacing older, inefficient toilets with high-efficiency models. The “Saturation Study of Non-Efficient Water Closets in Key States” will focus on Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia and Texas – Read more

Rolling Meadows, Ill. – A Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) delegation of member CEOs and other executives underscored the importance of using WaterSense products to save water, especially in regions impacted by drought, during mid-September meetings on Capitol Hill. Citing a GMP Research study commissioned by PMI that shows slow adoption of WaterSense toilets, showerheads and Read more

The Board of Directors of Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) has voted to approve Viega LLC as the newest manufacturing member of PMI. The announcement was made by PMI President Fernando Fernandez, Director of Codes and Standards, TOTO USA. Viega is the third member to be added this year, following Similor AG and Franke, whose status Read more

Rolling Meadows, Ill. —Plumbing Manufacturers International ( (PMI) continues to work with the state of California to mitigate the impact of the drought. PMI’s members are working diligently to develop showerheads and bathroom faucets meeting both the new water-efficient standards and consumer satisfaction after having provided input on these standards to the California Energy Commission Read more