SPAN Technical Specification (TS): Showerhead – Specification
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05/11/2020 – 05/12/2020
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This SPAN-TS was developed by the Working Group on Showerhead for Water Efficient Product Labelling Scheme (WEPLS).

This standard was developed with the following objectives:
a) to provide a comprehensive standard that prescribes requirements for single and combination taps;
b) to assist the industries to certify their products against a given standard; and
c) to provide the regulatory bodies a standard for monitoring of the products.

In the preparation of this technical specification, reference was made to BS EN 1112, Sanitary tapware – Shower outlets for sanitary tapware for water supply system of type 1 and type 2 – General technical specification.

This standard specifies requirements for the materials, design, performance requirement, test methods, marking and labelling for showerhead.This standard is applicable to showerhead fixture fittings, inclusive of showerheads, rain showers, and hand-held showers which may include fixed or pivot arm, flexible hose (with or without flow controller), tap top assemblies or other components. The product complying to this standard is intended to be used for Water Efficient Product Labelling Scheme (WEPLS).