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WPC to support dry drains forum WPC to support dry drains forum
16 Feb 2009
The World Plumbing Council has agreed to co-brand a seminar focusing on the issues of drain line performance which are being experienced in many parts of the world.
Plumbing sector lead trend Plumbing sector lead trend
15 Feb 2009
There is a strong movement worldwide to remove various toxic substances from manufacturing processes in the interest of public health.
Bacteria used to eat through a fatty problem Bacteria used to eat through a fatty problem
12 Feb 2009
Until recently, mechanical methods have been used to clear blockages in sewerage systems caused by fats, oils and greases. But not everyone agrees. A different school of thought is biting into traditional thinking.
Protection against product copying Protection against product copying
12 Feb 2009
Manufacturers and trade show organizers have strategies to counter the pirating of designs and brands, but the best defence is to refuse to buy copies.
Floating prison offers a unique plumbing solution Floating prison offers a unique plumbing solution
11 Feb 2009
With an increasing number of people being held in prisons and detention centers around the world, governments are hard pressed finding solutions to satisfactorily house them.
Great innovations in sanitary engineering Great innovations in sanitary engineering
11 Feb 2009
The 19th Century saw a flourishing of great innovations in sanitary engineering, introducing safe and practical building drainage and plumbing systems on a large scale.
Plumbing's foot and mouth problem Plumbing's foot and mouth problem
10 Feb 2009
An investigation into the causes of the UK foot and mouth outbreak, which resulted in the slaughter of at least 60 cattle in 2007, yields the lesson that biosecurity and high-grade plumbing go hand in hand.
Aircraft plumbing design Aircraft plumbing design
10 Feb 2009
Imagine the equivalent of a large cinema crowd needing bathroom access 30,000ft in the sky. Aircraft plumbing designers are turning to distributed systems for solutions.
International plumbing industry collaboration International plumbing industry collaboration
08 Feb 2009
CIB W062 provides researchers, product developers and standards writers with a yearly forum for presenting and discussing important issues affecting the plumbing industry.