Certifications and Approvals

CE Marking

Following the new CPR regulations from 1st July 2013, all of our products (if they fall within a harmonised European standard) conform to the new CE Marking requirements. Our Declarations of Performance (DoPs) can be found on our website and products are labelled accordingly. In addition, all the WCs produced by Franke Sissons are manufactured to BS EN 997 and have met the performance criteria for 4, 5 and 6 litre flushing.


RIBA

NBS Plus is a library of building products, which allows subscribers to view images and technical information to aid specification. Franke Sissons have over 200 products listed. We also have a number of BIM models. We also offer a choice of RIBA approved CPD interactive seminars as well as lunch and learn events – a must for anyone designing and specifying washrooms in any commercial project. For more information or to book please contact us.


Breeam

Water efficient washroom products including low flush WCs and waterless urinals, help to significantly reduce the amount of water used in washrooms and can assist specifiers in achieving BREEAM points for specific projects.


Water Technology List

The Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA) scheme enables businesses to claim up to 100% first year capital allowances on investments in technologies and products that encourage sustainable water use. The Water Technology List (WTL) provides details of products that qualify for this. Look for the logo on applicable products.


WRAS

Water Regulations Advisory Scheme, promote, encourage and enforce for the prevention of waste, undue consumption, misuse, or contamination of water. Franke Sissons have many water controls that are WRAS approved.


BMA/Water Label

Franke Sissons are supportive members of the BMA (Bathroom Manufacturers Association) who provide an independent forum for bathroom companies trading in the UK to properly discuss and debate matters of mutual interest. They also promote the water label; a database of products, which when installed and used correctly will use less water, save energy and save money. See the logo on applicable products.