Yvonne Orgill

Water efficiency can no longer be ignored

With almost half of European Union land currently under a drought warning or a more severe “alert” level, water efficiency can no longer be ignored, says UWLA MD Yvonne Orgill. “Our water efficiency message has never been more critical,” says Yvonne. “This week the European Commission confirmed that the continued drought is hampering agriculture, energy […]

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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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Drought in Italy highlights need to prioritise water efficiency

The shocking news that Italy has declared a state of emergency in five northern regions due to drought, reinforces the need for water efficiency to be a top priority. UWLA MD Yvonne Orgill explains why: The government announcement of a €36.5 million emergency funds for the affected regions, as the drought threatens more than 30% […]

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Unified Water Label recognised by international water efficiency standard

The Unified Water Label has been recognised as a water efficiency labelling programme within the newly published ISO 31600. The International Organization for Standardization, (ISO) is an independent, non-governmental international organisation with a membership of 167 national standards bodies. The new standard provides a set of best practices and guidance for the preparation and implementation […]

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The Unified Water Label Association becomes independent

The Unified Water Label Association (UWLA) has become an independent body. A share purchase agreement with the Bathroom Manufacturers Association has been signed, that transfers the full ownership of the Water Label to the UWLA. “This is an exciting next step for the Unified Water Label,” said UWLA MD Yvonne Orgill. “The journey that began […]

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