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Xylem Introduces Complete Line of Environmentally-Friendly Lead-Free Balance Valves

The Bell & Gossett Circuit Setter® Plus balance valves are the first complete line of
lead-free balance valves available for plumbing systems
MORTON GROVE, Illinois – Xylem announces the introduction of its complete line of Bell & Gossett Lead-Free* Circuit Setter Plus balance valves for plumbing systems. The entire line of Circuit Setter Plus balance valves meets the requirements of California’s AB1953 and Vermont’s S152 legislation, and exceeds the current requirements in the other 48 states.
Designed specifically for pre-set proportional system balance, the Circuit Setter Plus line features integrated pressure/temperature ports to easily verify the flow rates and temperatures. This innovative system balance method, which was developed by Bell & Gossett, assures optimum system flow balance at minimum energy consumption and total water usage.

Additional features of the Lead-Free Circuit Setter Plus balance valves line include:

    Complete line from 1/2 inch to 3 inch valves
    Suitable for all plumbing and HVAC applications
    Optimizes plumbing and HVAC system efficiency
    Provides accurate, calibrated, flow readings
    CSA Certified: AB1953; Vermont S152; Maryland House Bill 372 [Statue 12-605]
    ANSI/NSF-61 Annex G compliant
    Bi-directional design allows any installation configuration
    400 PSI working pressure
    Stainless steel ball
    Conserves Water

Mark Handzel, director of building services marketing at Xylem Residential & Commercial Water stated, “As market leaders, we strive to ensure that our products meet or exceed the requirements of current as well as new legislation. Xylem now has the first complete line of lead-free balance valves available for plumbing systems.”
The Lead-Free Circuit Setter Plus is an energy-efficient balancing device that minimizes the cost to operate plumbing and HVAC systems thus making it an essential part of any green building system. For more information, contact your local Bell & Gossett Representative or visit our website at www.balancevalves.com.
To learn more about Bell & Gossett and other Xylem Residential and Commercial Water brands such as A-C Fire Pump, Goulds Water Technology, Flowtronex, Lowara, and McDonnell & Miller, visit www.completewatersystems.com.
* Lead-Free contains less than 0.25% lead content by weight on wetted surfaces.
About Xylem
Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling customers to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public utility, residential and commercial building services, industrial and agricultural settings. The company does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands, and its people bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on finding local solutions to the world’s most challenging water and wastewater problems. Launched in 2011 from the spinoff of the water-related businesses of ITT Corporation, Xylem is headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., with 2011 revenues of $3.8 billion and 12,500 employees worldwide.
The name Xylem is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that transports water in plants, highlighting the engineering efficiency of our water-centric business by linking it with the best water transportation of all -- that which occurs in nature. For more information, please visit us at www.xyleminc.com.

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