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Plastics piping systems for buildings for water

The main types of plastic material pipes used in buildings for transporting water depending on the application are as follows:

Conveyance of hot and cold water:

Polypropylene (PP). EN ISO 15874-1, -2, -3, -5

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Cross-linked polyethylene (PE-X). EN ISO 15875-1, -2, -3, -5

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Polybutylene (PB). EN ISO 15876-1, -2, -3, -5

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Chlorinated poly (vinyl chloride) (PVC-C). EN ISO 15877-1, -2, -3, -5

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Multilayer. EN ISO 21003-1, -2, -3, -5

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Polyethylene of raised temperature resistance (PE-RT). EN ISO 22391-1, -2, -3, -5

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Unplasticized poly (vinyl chloride) (PVC-U). EN 1329-1

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Unplasticized poly (vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) (structured wall). EN 1453-1

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Polypropylene (PP). EN 1451-1

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