Polyvinylchloride (PVC-U) rain gutter system



Download: EPD

The EPD describes the impact of the four stages in a product's lifetime:

  • production

  • construction process

  • use

  • end of life


• The collection and gravity withdrawal of rainwater from a typical gable roof by a PVC-U half-round gutter system and its alternative galvanized steel half-round gutter system


  • Rain gutter opening 120mm

  • Two downpipes, Ø80mm

  • Height of house: 5,8m

  • Living surface: 100m2

  • Roof surface (projection on floor): 56m2

  • Floor surface: 50m2

Service lifetime:

  • 50 years

PVC-U rain gutter systems global warming:

Impact on global warming (in kg CO2 equivalent)