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chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (PVC)

A plastic, widely used for piping in both hot- and cold-water systems and in drainage systems—especially where corrosion may be a problem.
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As per the latest report by IMARC Group, titled "GCC CPVC Pipes Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2019-2024", the market size is expanding at a steady rate.
Long known as the market leader in CPVC piping, Lubrizol has expanded the potential application of novel CPVC compounds.
The literature is rife with methods to determine the CPVC for a given coating composition.
(2) were the first to apply the concept of the pigment volume concentration and the CPVC to aqueous paper coatings.
In this work the temperature dependence of [epsilon]" is used to determine 7.8 of the CPVC samples, where the a-relaxation process is accompanied with the [T.sub.g] of the polymeric material.
Determining if CPVC pipes and fittings were either the direct cause or a contributing factor in a property loss therefore becomes critical.
Ltd in 2010, has been aiming to build a CPVC plant in India.
GF Piping Systems' CPVC Schedule 80 Pipe is now certified by the National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) in compliance with NSF/ANSI Standard 14 and Standard 61.
22 September 2011 - Indian chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) plumbing systems maker Astral Poly Technik (BOM:532830) said Thursday it was in early negotiations to set up a joint venture with US Lubrizol Corp (NYSE:LZ) to build a speciality chemicals plant in Indiaa[euro](tm)s Gujarat region.
4 August 2011 - Rating agency CRISIL yesterday reaffirmed the ratings on the bank facilities of Indian chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) pipes maker Astral Poly Technik Ltd (BOM:532830) at A/"stable"/A1.
COUNTRYSIDE: My cheap solar water system is 160 feet of 1-1/2 ABS sewer pipe, some 1-1/2 "P" traps and assorted PVC, CPVC and ABS fittings to hook up to the house water system.