EcoWater products carry one or more of the following: the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval, the UL Recognized Component Seal, the UL Listed Products Seal, the Water Quality Association Gold Seal, the CE Mark, the National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) certification, the Canadian Standards Association Certification, the Uniform Plumbing code
listing, ISO 9001 registered quality systems, and others.
While plastic piping, such as CPVC and PEX, is approved in the Uniform Plumbing Code
, the state currently imposes cumbersome restrictions on its use.
Products bearing the Mark are deemed suitable for use in accordance with both the International Plumbing Code (IPC) and the Uniform Plumbing Code
In addition to the California Plumbing Code approval, FlowGuard Gold CPVC meets all model code approvals, including the International Plumbing Code, International Residential Code, BOCA National Plumbing Code, Standard Plumbing Code, Uniform Plumbing Code
, CABO 1- and 2- Family Dwelling Code and Canadian Plumbing Code.
The program was developed for residential construction methods used in the Pacific Northwest, using the National Electrical Code and the Uniform Plumbing Code
as a guide.
Work on an environmental impact report began in 1982, shortly after IAPMO added CPVC to the Uniform Plumbing Code
It also is UPC listed as meeting requirements set forth by the Uniform Plumbing Code