Water Supply Industry Interpretations and Advice
- Area of Interest : Backflow prevention
- Topic : Fluid category
- Title : Baths - residential care accommodation
- Clause Reference : Schedule 2 paragraph 15 & G15.3
- Reference Number : B14
- Decision Date : February 2002
Thermostatic mixing valves on supplies to baths and showers in residential accommodation classified as providing 'Care in the Community' should be regarded as a Fluid Category 3 risk, unless a risk assessment indicates the likelihood of contamination greater than normal than that which may be found in domestic premises.