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The CIPHE's blogs cover a range of plumbing and heating industry issues. With topics of interest to consumers, members, manufacturers, merchants and the wider industry.

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CIPHE updates the Code of Professional Standards

CIPHE member

07/08/22  

Professionalism, CIPHE membership, Code of Professional Standard 

The Code of Professionals Standards sits central to the Institute’s aims, objectives & values.

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Government announces new rules for toilets in public buildings

Public toilets

26/07/22  

Public Health, Public toilets 

It's been announced all new public buildings should have separate male and female toilets.

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Gas explosions: Rising or rare?

Gas hob

26/07/22  

Gas, Health and safety 

In eight days, two fatal gas explosions have claimed lives in Birmingham and Bedfordshire.

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UK polio outbreak – should I be worried?

Sewage works

20/07/22  

Consumer Advice, Sanitation, Public Health 

A national incident was declared in June after poliovirus was detected in sewage samples.

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Watch your water waste

Hose pipe

14/07/22  

Consumer Advice, Water, Water efficiency 

Ideas on how to save and recycle water, so you can enjoy the garden guilt-free.

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A matter of Pride

Pride

14/06/22  

Construction industry, Inclusivity 

Pride month is celebrated every June as a tribute to those involved in the Stonewall Riots.

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Inventors & Innovators: International Women in Engineering Day returns

INWED 2022 Logo

14/06/22  

Women, Engineering 

International Women in Engineering Day (#INWED22) takes place annually on 23rd June.

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UN climate report

Environment

25/04/22  

Sustainability, Environment 

A UN report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change makes for grim reading.

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Avoid plumbing mishaps this bank holiday weekend

DIY damage

13/04/22  

Plumbing Disasters, DIY 

The tills will be ringing out at DIY merchants over the long Easter bank holiday weekend.

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