Use of plastics as piping materials

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 219
Physical description5 p.
Subjectpolymeric materials; pipes; characteristics; durability; use (utilization); Plastic pipe; Plastics
AbstractPlastic pipe now has many uses such as: drain-waste-vent, irrigation and the oil, gas and mining industries in applications. This digest describes plastic pipe in terms of resistance to corrosion and erosion, smoothness of the inner walls, thermal, electrical and mechanical properties, density, flammability and coding. Microbiological, rodent and weather resistance are also discussed.
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PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Applications des plastiques en tuyauterie
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number686
NPARC number20330756
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Record identifier0f28a7a3-1986-447a-ae75-592c3b0621ba
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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