PVC pipes for a resilient Europe


PVC4Pipes is the European Council of Vinyl Manufacturers' value chain platform to communicate about the use of PVC in pipe systems in the global market. Our mission is to promote the acceptance and utilisation of PVC in pipe systems through scientific and technical projects, appropriate standardisation, and communication activities. We also support our partners to get in touch with project building owners.



L’evoluzione delle condotte in PVC, le regole per produrre e rispettare l’ambiente

L’evoluzione delle condotte in PVC, le regole per produrre e rispettare l’ambiente

10:00 - 13:30
PVC4Pipes, VinylPlus® e PVC Forum Italia presentano un evento il 12 aprile '24 a Milano, intitolato "L'evoluzione delle condotte in PVC, le regole per produrre [...]
PVC 2024

PVC 2024

15/04/2024 - 18/04/2024    
All Day
As a key sector of the European PVC industry, pipes are in the spotligt at the upcoming PVC 2024 Conference in Edinburgh, Scotland. PVC4Pipes is [...]
3rd PVC4Pipes Conference

3rd PVC4Pipes Conference

16/10/2024 - 17/10/2024    
All Day
The next edition of the ECVM Value Chain Platform Conferences will take place in Prague, Czech Republic. Over the course of two days, participants will [...]

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European PVC and PVC pipe industry contributions to Europe's economy



companies, resin manufacturers, additive producers, equipment manufacturers, converters, recyclers etc.



€36 billion


1+ million tonnes

of pipes and fittings out of 4.3 million tonnes PVC resin consumed each year

PVC pipes are fit for the hydrogen economy

According to the EU Hydrogen Strategy, clean hydrogen produced from renewable energy source such as wind and solar is a pillar in the transition to a carbon neutral future. Ongoing research supported by PVC4Pipes show it is possible to transport hydrogen through the existing natural gas grid of PVC pipes.