Water Supply Industry Interpretations and Advice
- Area of Interest : Backflow prevention
- Topic : Flexible hoses
- Title : Flexible hoses used in catering premises for vegetable preparation
- Clause Reference : Schedule 2 paragraph 15 & G15.3
- Reference Number : B21
- Decision Date : June 2002 (revised June 2015)
Unless a risk assessment determines otherwise water used for vegetable preparation is considered to be a fluid category 5 risk and appropriate backflow protection must be provided.