Uni-Bell PVC Pipe Association
The first North American industry-wide environmental product declaration (EPD) for water and sewer piping has been published, and verified by NSF Sustainability, a division of global public health organization NSF International.
This positions PVC pipe manufacturers as leaders in their industry and provides transparent environmental impact data to builders and municipalities for building and construction standards such as the Envision™ Sustainable Infrastructure certification
Dr Stephen Schuessler, Georg Fischer DEKA GmbH
This article describes how pipes made from specially developed transparent PVC-U grades have been successfully applied as a material of choice for various tubular PBR-designs. Many of these are already
commercialized and functioning on a large scale. A special focus is set on the different PBR-designs, bioprocesses and how well transparent PVC-U can be tailored to meet the specific requirements of this very