Plastic pipe systems are used in a wide variety of applications in building and construction in Europe. TEPPFA subdivides the products into Civils (below ground non-pressure), Utilities (below ground pressure) and Building (above ground).
TEPPFA is committed to sustainability. Plastic pipes have an expected lifetime of > 100 years (below ground) and save energy during > 50 years in buildings. At end of life they are recyclable.
Plastics have an incredible versatility for designing plastic pipes. Learn all about the various plastic materials and production processes of pipes and fittings.
Discover the wide range of product standards for plastic pipe systems developed by CEN/TC155 and how the European Drinking Water Directive imposes strict requirements on the products used to distribute to protect human health.
Discover TEPPFA’s wide information database and industry support documents including online calculation tools.
TEPPFA is the leading voice of the plastic pipe and fitting systems in Europe. Discover the organisation, the management and its members.
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