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Wales Releases Voluntary SuDS Standards

The Welsh government has released recommended non-statutory standards for sustainable urban drainage systems (SuDS). The standards are the result of 2 years of development with stakeholder engagement and public consultation. SuDS are intended to reduce flooding and overflows by freeing up capacity in the sewer system. This decreases the need for more costly grey infrastructure […]

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ARCSA and ASPE Seek Public Comment on Rainwater Catchment Standard

Jointly developed by the American Rainwater Catchment Systems Association (ARCSA) and the American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE), ARCSA/ASPE 63: Rainwater Catchment Systems was originally published July 2009. Together, the two organizations — with sponsorship from the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) — have extensively revised the standard. It is now online […]

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