Summer 2022 newsletter

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Consultation on the WC Suite Performance Specifications

Defra has launched its consultation on WC Suite Performance Specifications. They are planning to update the specification to address issues of backflow from WC cisterns.

The consultation closes on 3rd October 2022.

It is a technical consultation and would be of interest to those who, manufacture, assemble, test, certify or sell WC suites or have an interest in specifying, designing or maintaining water systems and plumbing fittings.

Defra are also gathering evidence on faulty toilet valves that cause a loss of water and look at what might be done to enable manufacturers to improve them and meet consumers expectations.

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The Future Homes Hub - Call for Evidence: Water Efficiency

The Future Homes Hub has been asked by Defra to support them with the creation of a roadmap towards greater water efficiency in new developments. They have a Call for Evidence, where they are seeking the views of industry specialists and other stakeholders to help inform this work.

The Call for Evidence closes 9th September 2022

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