Greg Ryan, Ph.D.
Director Business Excellence, Water Services Association of Australia
BIOGRAPHYGreg Ryan, Director Business Excellence
The Director Business Excellence supports the development of industry wide programs in the area of research, development and innovation, asset management, digital utilities, and people, culture and health and safety, to increase utility knowledge, address critical knowledge gaps and develop options to address emerging issues in a way that minimises risk, enhances efficiency and optimises value to customers. A key objective is to position the industry for current and future challenges through the Utility Excellence Committee and associated networks, including overseeing the development of industry benchmarking, codes, relevant Australian Standards, and the WSAA product appraisals program.
9:00 am - 10:30 am
ISO Flushability Update
• Review the ANS and how close it is to GD4
• Outline the approach to the ANS (testing over 3 years) to substantiate the document
• Discuss the strategy/prospects of developing an ISO standard based on the work that went into the ANS
• Provide the important global perspective to the issue of flushing wipes designed for the function