International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) CEO GP Russ Chaney and other IAPMO executives met with US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross in Washington, DC, to discuss ways Commerce and the industry can increase US exports and ensure their competitiveness in foreign markets. He was joined by Senior VP of Government Affairs Dain Hansen, Executive VP of Global Operations Gaby Davis and Executive VP of Advocacy and Research Pete DeMarco. Read the full release here.
IAPMO is accepting applications from technical experts interested in participating on a task group relating to Legionella, waterborne pathogens and scald risk provisions. The scope of the Legionella Task Group is to review and develop recommendations on Item No. 228 to determine methods available to address the health and safety impacts of water temperature on Legionella and scald risks. The task group’s recommendations will be forwarded to the UPC technical committee for consideration. The deadline to submit an application is July 9. Click here for more details.