PVC4Pipes is a value chain platform under the umbrella of the European Council of Vinyl Manufacturers (ECVM). ECVM represents the seven leading European PVC resin manufacturers, accounting for around 85% of the PVC resin manufactured in Europe.

Besides PVC4Pipes, ECVM has two other value chain platforms: PVCMed Alliance for PVC in healthcare and PVC4Cables for PVC in cables.

ECVM is a division of PlasticsEurope, the trade association representing the plastic manufacturers in Europe.

A founding member of VinylPlus®, ECVM is committed to sustainable development, and to address and promote health safety and environmental best practices over the PVC life cycle.


Our vision

PVC4Pipes' vision is to be a reference partner to promote the acceptance and sustainable use of PVC in piping systems.


Our mission

Our mission is to promote the acceptance and utilisation of PVC in piping systems through:

  1. Scientific & technical projects
  2. Appropriate standardisation
  3. Communication activities

By becoming a partner, PVC4Pipes can also support your company to get in contact with building project owners.