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Mark your calendars for the 2016 NPC Annual Conference
February 10-13, 2016
Fort Worth, Texas
November 7-12, 2015
Mandalay Bay Convention Center
Las Vegas, Nevada
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The NPC endorses the efforts taken by the CPSA to ensure lawmakers are getting the information they need from our industry. During this crisis in the Western states we will continue to keep you updated about their progress. For the complete progress update from the CPSA, please follow this link http://thecpsa.org/progress-update/
Standard for Plastering Swimming Pools & Spas up for Public Review & Comment
ALEXANDRIA, VA - The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) announces a new draft standard, Board of Standards Review (BSR)/APSP/International Code Council (ICC)/National Plasterers Council (NPC) – 12 201X for the plastering of swimming pools and spas and seeks public review and comment. Comments are due June 22, 2015.
APSP is seeking the approval for the revisions under the accreditation procedures with ANSI.
This standard is covers the material and application for the plastering of cementitious finish coatings for in-ground swimming pools or other cementitious water-containment vessels. It sets forth the identification and stipulation of non-structural cementitious finish coating materials for usage in plastering of water-containment vessels, the application and finishing methodologies, based on common accepted trade practice, for the installation of non-structural cementitious interior finish coatings for water-containment vessels and more.
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