Monthly Archives: June 2013

Regulation No. 14 – Prevention of Contamination by Backflow and Cross-Connections

Adopted: July 19, 2004 Amended: November 17, 2008; December 21, 2009 A. Authority and Purposes  Title 17, Sections 7583 through 7605 of the California Code of Regulations, entitled “Protection of Public Water System at Service Connection,” provides rules and regulations …

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What’s A Backflow Prevention Device?

A backflow prevention assembly  is used to protect potable water supplies from contamination or pollution due to backflow. In water supply systems, water is normally maintained at a significant pressure to enable water to flow from the tap, shower etc. …

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