SNZ AS/NZS 4765
Modified PVC (PVC-M) pipes for pressure applications
|Publication Date:||9 May 2017|
This Standard specifies requirements for pipes, integral joints and post-formed bends of PVC-M for the conveyance of water and wastewater under pressure. The pipes are intended for installation below ground, and above ground where they are not exposed to direct sunlight.
Appendix G sets out additional requirements for pipes classed as best environmental practice PVC pressure pipe.
1 Relevant installation requirements for pipe systems, including PVC-M pressure pipes manufactured to this Standard and the associated fittings are covered by AS/NZS 2032, AS/NZS 2566.2 and the AS/NZS 3500 series, as applicable.
2 If the intention is to use pipes complying with this Standard for the conveyance of fluids other than water, the manufacturer should be consulted.
3 Two series of pipes are specified (see the Foreword in this Standard).