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PVC Pressure Pipes

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Product information

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This EPD covers unplasticised PVC (PVC-U) non-pressure pipes ranging from 20-375mm nominal diameter for Drainage, Waste and Ventilation (DWV), stormwater, and electrical conduit applications.

Iplex PVC-U non-pressure pipes are manufactured in accordance with the Australian Standards for PVC pipe (AS/NZS 1260 and 1254), which have adapted the Best Environmental Practice PVC requirements developed with industry and the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA). Iplex PVC-U contains no phthalates, dioxins or heavy metal additives (e.g. lead and cadmium).

The EPD conforms with EN 15804 and PCR 2012:01 Construction Products and Construction Services v2.0, the EPD follows a "cradle-to-gate with options" scope including all modules up to installation at site (A1-A5), end of life modules C1-C4 and the potential benefits from recycling in module D. The EPD was based on a cradle to grave life cycle assessment study and other modules were deemed not relevant. The declared unit is one kilogram (1kg) installed non-pressure PVC pipe manufactured in Australia from sites in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth.

This EPD complies with the requirements for a ‘product specific EPD' and can be used to obtain Product Sustainability credits under the GBCA Green Star rating tools.

Detailed information

Registration No: S-P-00712
Registration date: 2015-12-11
Version date: 2015-12-06
Valid until: 2020-12-06
Verified by: Kimberly Robertson
Reference PCR(s): PCR 2012:01 Construction products and construction services
Geographical scope: Australia
EN 15804: This EPD is compliant with EN 15804

Company information

Iplex Pipelines Australia Pty Ltd
Company name: Iplex Pipelines Australia Pty Ltd
Country: Australia
Contact: Iplex Pipelines Australia
Telephone: +61 (7) 3881 9222
Website: www.iplex.com.au
Management systems: ISO 9001

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