PVC-U pipes and fittings Standard

The draft Standard DR08216 PVC-U pipes and fittings for drain, waste, and vent application (Revision of AS/NZS 1260:2002), is available for you to comment on.  The closing date for comment is 30 December 2008. 

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Specifies requirements for PVC-U pipes and fittings for sewer, drain, waste, and vent applications above ground or below ground and intended to be used where the pipeline is operating under gravity flow and the operating pressure is low.  The Standard includes requirements for both plain and structured wall pipes and fittings.

Note: Pipes manufactured to this Standard should only be used and installed in accordance with AS 2032, AS/NZS 2566.1, AS 3500 and NZS 7643.

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