What Are The Main Components of a Rainwater Harvesting System

What Are The Main Components Of A Rainwater Harvesting System?

The concept of harvesting rainwater is quite simple: capture – filter – store – distribute. It’s a financially- and environmentally-attractive proposition, since roughly 27% of the domestic mains water we pay for is literally flushed down the toilet. The key for installing successful rainwater harvesting (RWH) systems is in the quality of the components and…

Do I Really Need To Pay Attention To The British Code of Practice for Rainwater Harvesting Systems – BS EN 16941-1:2018?

The British Code of Practice for Rainwater Harvesting systems (BS 8515) that was in force since 2009 was superseded in 2018 by BS EN 16941-1:2018. For professionals in the architectural, design and construction industries as well as suppliers of rainwater harvesting systems, appreciating its thrust and recommendations is a must. Failure to adopt it at…