Plumbing, Heating & Cooling

Since their introduction into hot and cold water systems more than three decades ago, polyolefin pipe materials have gained broad acceptance and popularity. As a true alternative to traditional materials, polyolefins have become a fundamental part of modern sustainable building and construction.

Customers select our PE-X, PE-RT, PP-R and PB-1 resins for the production of plumbing, heating and cooling systems due to their outstanding performance capabilities:

High resistance to temperature and pressures swings typically encountered in hot and cold water systems

  • Durability
  • Light weight
  • Corrosion resistance
  • Low noise transmission
  • Flexibility

Typical customer applications include:

  • District heating
  • Radiator connections
  • Ceiling cooling
  • Wall heating
  • Slab heating and cooling
  • Lawn heating
  • Snow and ice melting systems
  • Hot and cold drinking water supply
  • Underfloor heating

More information about our polymer products available for plumbing, heating and cooling applications can be found on our polymers site.

Note: PB-1 is not being sold in pipe applications intended for use in North America.