Aug 07, 2008

Plastics Pipe Institute Retracts Fusible PVC Advisory

Retracted news release claimed rapid crack propagation can plague fused PVC pipelines

The Plastics Pipe Institute has retracted its news release dated June 11, 2008 and the contents therein.

The news release, titled "Plastics Pipe Institute Issues Cautionary Advisory on Fusible PVC," claimed the "pipe's susceptibility to rapid crack propagation."