Polyethylene (PE) Drinking Water Pipe Systems:

Drinking Water Pipe Systems (Pressure)

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(water-distribution pressure pipe comprising pipe, fittings, etc.) 

The graph below show the impact of the four stages in a product's lifetime:

  • production,
  • construction process,
  • use and
  • end of life.

Function:

Below-ground transportation of drinking water over a distance of 100 metres from the exit of the water plant to the water meter in a building. 

Properties:

  • Dia: 110 mm
  • Length: 100 m
  • PE 100
  • SDR 17
  • Wall thickness: 6.6 mm
  • Fittings (electrofusion & butt welding)
  • Flow: 0.5-2.0 m/s
  • EN 12201 / 805

Service lifetime:

  • 100 years

Polyethylene 100 (PE) drinking water pipe systems:

Impact on global warming (kg CO2 equivalent)