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UWLA makes changes to board of directors

The Unified Water Label Association, (UWLA) made a number of changes to the board of directors at the open forum meeting, which was held on 03 July in Aveiro, Portugal.   Henk Gieskens, head of client partnerships at Installer and elemental, and Fiona Felix from Hansgrohe were co-opted onto the Board of Directors, and Markus Gantenbein […]

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UWLA launches animated Water Matters film at InstallerSHOW

The Unified Water Label Association (UWLA) has launched an animated film to support installers and help them communicate the Water Matters message to their customers. The short informative film seeks to address the ‘Why should I bother?’ mind-set and show installers how they can play a major role in changing consumer behaviour and make a […]

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Unified Water Label Association launches manifesto

The Unified Water Label Association has launched a manifesto to mark Water Saving Week, (13-17 May). UWLA MD Yvonne Orgill. explains more: The manifesto outlines its aims, illustrating how the Unified Water Label is driving forward change, and supporting government objectives to use water efficiently. A positioning paper supports the manifesto with evidence on how […]

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UWLA says government plan for water will create “confusion and unnecessary expense”

UWLA MD Yvonne Orgill says that the plan for a mandatory label announced by Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), on Friday 29 September will create confusion and unnecessary expense. The comments were made following the publication of the response to the consultation which took place earlier this year. Yvonne said: “The decision […]

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Defra Approach to Water Labelling “Shocking Waste” – BMA

The Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA) has voiced its significant concerns regarding the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)’s announced plans for water efficiency labelling. The decision to bypass the well-established Unified Water Label (UWL) system in favour of a new scheme is being described as a “shocking waste” by industry leaders. Key points […]

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