TEPPFA Position on EMG testing according the Volumetric method and the BPP method

TEPPFA has concerns about the new proposed EN16421 Enhancement of Microbiological Growth (EMG) Method 1: the Biomass Production Potential (BPP) test method for Plastic Pipe and materials in contact with Drinking Water, and the proposed Pass-Fail-Criteria (PFC) <1000 pg ATP1/cm2, according to the same method.
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CE Marking for Plastic Piping Systems - October 2016

On the 1st July 2013, the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) supersedes the Construction Products Directive (CPD). 
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Position Paper disinfection pipes chlorine - April 2012

Polyethylene (PE) pipes have been used worldwide for potable water distribution for around 50 years contributing significantly to the preservation of this precious resource and the establishment of sustainable water manageent programmes. 
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Materials for Hot & Cold Water Applications - March 2012

The use of plastics pipe products in the Hot&Cold application are  frequently questioned regarding their performance related to health aspects and durability. 
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