A common question in the course of polite conversation is, “So? What do you do for a living?” The work of an industry trade association is not easy to describe, especially in light of the ever-shrinking attention spans in this world of information overload. “We’re advocates, not plumbers. We work to harmonize product requirements. We represent the voice of plumbing manufacturers on regulatory and legislative issues. We are in the business of information sharing and ...

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