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18/01/2021
no microplastics from pvc pipes, Dutch study finds

PVC pipes have no impact on microplastics content of drinking water, Dutch study finds

A study commissioned by Dunea, a Dutch water utilities, shows that the drinking water network predominately made of PVC pipes in the Netherlands has no impact […]
17/12/2020
Parliament adopts drinking water directive

EU Parliament adopts revised Drinking Water Directive

PVC4Pipes welcomes the vote as it paves the way for harmonising minimum hygienic requirements for articles in contact with drinking water across the EU. The revision […]
16/10/2020

European PVC industry builds new 2030 sustainability programme at the online VinylPlus Sustainability Forum

VinylPlus®, the Voluntary Commitment to sustainable development of the European PVC industry, brought together over 180 participants from 24 countries at its virtual VinylPlus Sustainability Forum […]
01/10/2020
Bio-based PVC pipes enable construction of fossil-free preschool

Bio-attributed PVC pipes enable construction of fossil-free preschool

The City of Gothenburg, Sweden, is building the first fossil-free preschool which will be ready for play and learning in 2021. The preschool’s pipe systems are […]