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  • AS/NZS 2642.1:2007

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    Polybutylene (PB) plumbing pipe systems Polybutylene (PB) pipe extrusion compounds

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  18-04-2007

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies requirements for polybutylene extrusion compounds suitable for making polybutylene pipe for hot and cold water applications.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for polybutylene extrusion compounds suitable for making polybutylene pipe for hot and cold water applications.NOTE: Polybutylene compound complying with this Standard is not intended to be manufactured into pipes for use in gas reticulation.

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    Committee PL-006
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Pending Revision indicates that as a result of the Aged Standards review process, the document needs updating. If no project proposal, meeting the quality criteria, is received within the 12 month timeframe, the document shall be withdrawn.
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as AS 2642.1-1983.Second edition 1989.Jointly revised and designated as Joint Standard AS/NZS 2642.1:1994.Second edition 2007. Originated as AS 2642.1-1983. Jointly revised and designated AS/NZS 2642.1:1994. Second edition 2007. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (November 2018).

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    HB 18.28-2005 Conformity assessment - Guidance on a third-party certification system for products
    AS/NZS 1462.27:2003 Methods of test for plastics pipes and fittings Determination of toluene extract of carbon black (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS/NZS 1462.6:1998 Methods of test for plastics pipes and fittings - Method for hydrostatic pressure testing of pipes
    AS/NZS 4020:2005 Testing of products for use in contact with drinking water
    AS/NZS 3500.0:2003 Plumbing and drainage Glossary of terms
    AS 1199.1-2003 Sampling procedures for inspection by attributes Sampling schemes indexed by acceptance quality limit (AQL) for lot-by-lot inspection (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 1462.14:1996 Methods of test for PVC pipes and fittings Method for determination of the light transmission of pipe (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS/NZS 4131:2003 Polyethylene (PE) compounds for pressure pipes and fittings

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    AS/NZS 3500.4:2015 Plumbing and drainage Heated water services
    AS/NZS 2642.2:1994 Polybutylene pipe systems - Polybutylene (PB) pipe for hot and cold water applications
    AS/NZS 2906:2001 Fuel containers - Portable - plastic and metal
    AS/NZS 4020:2018 Testing of products for use in contact with drinking water
    AS/NZS 2642.3:1994 Polybutylene pipe systems - Mechanical jointing fittings for use with polybutylene (PB) pipes for hot and cold water applications
    AS/NZS 3500.4:2018 Plumbing and drainage Heated water services
    AS/NZS 2642.2:2008 Polybutylene (PB) plumbing pipe systems Polybutylene (PB) pipe for hot and cold water applications (Reconfirmed 2022)
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