Niagara Additionally Honored with 12 National Recognitions for Water Conserving Ingenuity This Year  Niagara®, the leader in high-performance, high-efficiency, water-saving toilets, was honored today with The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA’s) WaterSense Partner of the Year award for helping people save water. As many Americans look to reduce water consumption through products that can help Read more

Washington, D.C. — In what represents a landmark victory for IAPMO and numerous industry partners who have worked diligently to promote the program’s myriad benefits, Congress will vote on a massive spending bill that will ensure the U.S. EPA’s WaterSense program is funded for the remainder of fiscal year 2018. The omnibus spending bill includes language Read more

Dain Hansen is vice president of Government Relations, The IAPMO Group. He lends his frequent perspective of Capitol Hill, and the plumbing industry. Here is an edited version of his update February 16, 2018 Administration Update. WaterSense Proposed for Elimination as the President’s Budget Seeks 23% Cut at EPA. The White House is seeking to Read more

Washington, D.C. – In line with American public opinion, Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) members want safe and efficient water infrastructure, fair international trade that creates American jobs, and tax reforms that encourage investment and create growth. A delegation of PMI member executives took to Capitol Hill this week to tell Congressional representatives about the important Read more

New legislation authorizes program that promotes water-efficient products. The International Code Council (ICC) supports the Water Efficiency Improvement Act of 2017 introduced today by New Mexico Senator Tom Udall and Ohio Senator Rob Portman. This bipartisan legislation authorizes the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) WaterSense program, a voluntary public-private partnership that offers a simple way for consumers Read more