PIPA has published POP004 Issue 15 with updated information pertaining to AS/NZS 4020 certification of resins, where that data has been provided. This revision also clarifies that it is the responsibility of the resin processor (i.e. the pipe or fitting manufacturer) to confirm the currency of a particular resin's AS/NZS 4020 certification.
The Plastic Pipes Conference Association and PIPA is very pleased to announce that Rollepaal have committed to support the Ozpipe XIX plastics pipe and fittings technical conference in Sydney, between 7th and 8th November 2019. For more than 50 years Rollepaal has been at the forefront of plastics machinery development and a generous patron of [...]
The Plastic Pipes Conference Association has advised PIPA the first round of international speakers invited to present at Ozpipe XIX in Sydney, 7 and 8 November 2019, have confirmed their attendance. Speakers confirmed to date are from the UK, USA, UAE, Belgium, China, Austria and Norway. A call for Australasian papers will be made in [...]
PIPA has published a new Technical Note TN019 dealing with Sandwich Construction (SC) PVC-U Non-Pressure Pipe. SC PVC-U pipe has been successfully used in Australia for more than two decades in non-pressure DWV, stormwater and electrical conduit applications. The Technical Note provides information regarding the forms in which SC PVC-U pipes are produced, the manufacturing [...]