PPI Announces New Potable Water Service Online Course

September 22, 2023

The Plastics Pipe Institute’s newest online course, “PEX Tubing for Water Service Line Applications,” is now available on its PPI eLearn channel. This online learning course provides a self-directed learning […]


PPI’s Building and Construction Division Releases Major Update to Design Calculator

December 8, 2022

The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) has announced a major update to its Building & Construction Division’s Plastic Pipe Design Calculator, a free software tool for the design of plastic […]


Two Major Trade Groups Sign MOU to Strengthen Geothermal Industry

August 25, 2022

The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) and the International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) have announced a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will advance the benefits that both organizations […]


PPI Announces HDPE Oil and Gas Pipe Training Seminar

August 3, 2022

The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) has announced that its next training seminar for the energy industry will be in North Dakota. Focusing on the proper use of high-density polyethylene […]


Plastics Pipe Institute Launches Online Educational Channel

June 24, 2022

The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) has announced its new online educational channel that contains a curriculum of programs about plastic pipe. PPI is the major North American trade association […]


PPI Announces Building & Construction Division Management Committee Changes

June 22, 2022

The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) has announced that its Building & Construction Division (BCD) has elected Joseph Poniatowski of Asahi/America to division Chair and Bill Melvin of Legend Valve […]


PIPES XIII to Meet in Johannesberg in September

February 14, 2022

Johannesburg will host the Pipes XIII Conference on September 6–7, 2022. Given the increasing role of plastic pipe systems in the development of new and improved infrastructure, organizers of the […]


New Webpage Answers Questions About PP-R and PP-RCT Pipe and Systems

November 2, 2021

The Plastics Pipe Institute Inc. (PPI) new webpage contains answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about polypropylene pressure pipe systems. Published on PPI’s website at plasticpipe.org/bcd-pp-faqs, the PP FAQs webpage […]


Update to HDPE Pressure Pipe and Fittings Standard Has Been Published

October 15, 2021

The 5th edition of the newly updated American Water Works Association (AWWA) C906-21 standard further clarifies the proper use and description of PE4710 high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pressure pipes and fittings. […]


PPI Issues Recommendations for Insulating Plastic Pressure Piping Materials

October 14, 2021

The Plastics Pipe Institute has released the 2021 version of TN-65: Insulation Recommendations for Plastic Pressure Piping Materials in Residential Applications. The purpose of this technical note is to provide […]

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