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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 […]
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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 […]

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 […]
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 […]