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1545 Cross Connections - Plumbing - Distribution Piping in the House
1545 Cross Connections - Plumbing - Distribution Piping in the House -

Image Text: Cross connections can occur in fixtures where the faucet is below the high water level - an air gap is required to prevent contaminated water from being siphoned back into the potable water supply under negative supply pressure conditions > bidet > faucet > Solution: install vacuum breaker > faucet > floor level rim > laundry tub > Solution : replace faucet > air gap > older style bathtub with low faucet > faucet > Solution: replace fixture

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