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09/07/2019
pvc o standard

The first European standard for PVC-O pressure pipes and fittings has been published

After a four-year development, the European Committee for standardization (CEN) has published the first European Standard for PVC-O pipes and fittings: EN 17176 \”Plastics piping systems […]
04/06/2019
oz pipe plastic conference

Ozpipe XIX to boost local plastic pipe industry

The Plastic Pipes Conference Association (PPCA) announces that papers delivered at Ozpipe XIX Conference in Australia will lead to a significant upswing in the region\’s plastic […]
23/05/2019

PVC pipes have the lowest total cost of ownership, new study shows

The Milan-based consultancy Althesys has conducted a Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) analysis comparing unplasticised PVC (PVC-U) to other non-plastic materials for water and sewer pipelines […]
30/04/2019
pvc pipes 100 years position paper

Ample evidence for 100-year service life for PVC pipes

Joint position paper by TEPPFA and PVC4Pipes demonstrates a 100-year service life for PVC-U and PVC-Hi pressure pipe systems buried in the ground for water and […]