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CHAIRMAN & MEMBERSHIP OF THE WATER REGULATIONS

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Environment minister Robert Jones has announced the chairman and membership of the Water Regulations Advisory Committee (WRAC). Mr Jones said:

'Professor John Swaffield of Heriot - Watt University, Edinburgh, has accepted my invitation to chair the Water Regulations Advisory Committee. I have now formally appointed Profr Swaffield and ten members of the committee, whose names appear below.

'The committee's terms of reference are to advise the secretary of state for the environment on the requirements for plumbing installations and fittings to be included in Water Regulations made under powers in section 74 of the water Industry Act 1991 and on other technical matters connected with the regulations.

'The Regulations will deal with contamination, waste, undue consumption and misuse of water in premises. As part of their remit the committee will also consider the requirements for water usage by fittings and appliances. This will include advice on such things as WC flush volumes and water used by washing machines and dishwashers.

Chairman: Prof. J A Swaffield

Members: Mr J A Andrew Dr J Hall

Mrs B M Bickley Mr P W Herbertson

Mr S B Butler Mr G Marsh

Mr R F Clayton Mr J Roy

Mr P Crane Mr M A Rymill.

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