User note: Code change proposals to this chapter will be considered by the IRC – Plumbing and Mechanical Code Development Committee during the 2015 (Group A) Code Development Cycle. See explanation on page iv.


    P2701.1 Quality of fixtures.

    Plumbing fixtures, faucets and fixture fittings shall have smooth impervious surfaces, shall be free from defects, shall not have concealed fouling surfaces, and shall conform to the standards indicated in Table P2701.1 and elsewhere in this code.

    TABLE P2701.1


    Air gap fittings for use with plumbing fixtures, appliances and appurtenancesASME A 112.1.3
    Bathtub/whirlpool pressure-sealed doorsASME A 112.19.15
    Diverters for faucets with hose spray, anti-syphon type, residential applicationASTM A 112.18.1/CSA B125.1
    Enameled cast-iron plumbing fixturesASME A 112.19.1M/CSA B45.2
    Floor drainsASME A 112.6.3
    Floor-affixed supports for off-the-floor plumbing fixtures for public useASME A 112.6.1M
    Framing-affixed supports for off-the-floor water closets with concealed tanksASME A 112.6.2
    Hose connection vacuum breakerASSE 1052
    Hot water dispensers, household storage type, electricalASSE 1023
    Household disposersASSE 1008
    Hydraulic performance for water closets and urinalsASME A 112.19.2/CSA B45.1
    Individual automatic compensating valves for individual fixture fittingsASME A 112.18.1/CSA B125.1
    Individual shower control valves anti-scaldASSE 1016/ASME A 112.1016/CSA B125.16
    Macerating toilet systems and related componentsASME A 112.3.4/CSA B45.9
    Nonvitreous ceramic plumbing fixturesASME A 112.19.2/CSA B45.1
    Plastic bathtub unitsCSA B45.5/IAPMO Z124, ASME A112.19.2/CSA B45.1
    Plastic lavatoriesCSA B45.5/IAPMO Z124
    Plastic shower receptors and shower stallCSA B45.5/IAPMO Z124
    Plastic sinksCSA B45.5/IAPMO Z124
    Plastic water closet bowls and tanksCSA B45.5/IAPMO Z124
    Plumbing fixture fittingsASME A 112.18.1/CSA B125.1
    Plumbing fixture waste fittingsASME A 112.18.2/CSA B125.2, ASTM F 409
    Porcelain-enameled formed steel plumbing fixturesASME A 112.19.1/CSA B45.2
    Pressurized flushing devices for plumbing fixturesASSE 1037, CSA B125.3
    Specification for copper sheet and strip for building constructionASTM B 370
    Stainless steel plumbing fixturesASME A 112.19.3/CSA B45.4
    Suction fittings for use in whirlpool bathtub appliancesASME A 112.19.7 /CSA B45.10
    Temperature-actuated, flow reduction valves to individual fixture fittingsASSE 1062
    Thermoplastic accessible and replaceable plastic tube and tubular fittingsASTM F 409
    Trench drainsASME A 112.6.3
    Trim for water closet bowls, tanks and urinalsASME A 112.19.5/CSA B45.15
    Vacuum breaker wall hydrant-frost-resistant, automatic-draining typeASSE 1019
    Vitreous china plumbing fixturesASME A 112.19.2/CSA B45.1
    Wall-mounted and pedestal-mounted, adjustable and pivoting lavatory and  sink carrier systemsASME A 112.19.12
    Water closet flush tank fill valvesASSE 1002, CSA B125.3
    Whirlpool bathtub appliancesASME A 112.19.7 /CSA B45.10