Bathroom Manufacturers Association

Unlocking water efficiency: The crucial role of water mains pressure

Government plans to reduce water use through water labelling will face the danger of failing if poor water mains pressure is not addressed, argues Tom Reynolds, Chief Executive of the Bathroom Manufacturers Association: In the pursuit of securing sustainable water supplies for future generations, using water efficiently and reducing consumption have become primary concerns in […]

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The power of the bathroom installer

Jane Blakeborough, Research Manager at the Bathroom Manufacturers Association, unveils the key findings of the latest research about how bathroom installers influence homeowner purchasing decisions: The impetus for the BMA’s May 2023 research, Understanding the UK Bathroom Installer, was borne from research in 2022 that showed the significant influence the bathroom installer has over the […]

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Disappointment at delay to regulator’s specification for WCs

The Bathroom Manufacturers Association has reacted to a Government announcement on WC regulations. Defra, the environment department, has said that a new regulator’s specification for WCs will be delayed until the summer of 2023. BMA said the delay could prevent companies from getting product approvals before the new specification is implemented later in the year. […]

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BMA cautiously welcomes mandatory water efficiency labelling consultation

The Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA) has cautiously welcomed a government consultation on introducing compulsory water labelling for fittings and water-using appliances sold across the UK. BMA Chief Executive Tom Reynolds shares his thoughts: The bathroom sector is committed to helping make homes more water and energy efficient. Product innovation is always taking place to try […]

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Water and energy “more relevant now than ever”

Water is one of our most precious resources. In our debate at InstallerSHOW, we gathered a panel of industry experts to talk about what can be done to protect our limited water supplies. Our panel on water featured: Alex Hyslop – Marketing Manager – Product & Service at Mira Showers Tim Pollard – Director at […]

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