Jump to content

White CPVC?

Ben H

Recommended Posts

PVC can be used for main supply or for cold distribution lines. PVC should not be used for hot water distribution. Before you call anything out, just make sure what the application is.

To clarify, it is acceptable to use PVC on cold distribution lines and main supply lines.

In Kentucky? PVC isn't allowed in some states for fresh water distribution, including Louisiana.

611.2 Materials Above Ground.

Materials for water distribution and tubing shall be brass, copper water tube. minimum type L, stainless steel water tube minimum Grade H, cast iron pressure pipe, ductile-iron, galvanized steel, chlorinated polyvinyl chloride * (CPVC) or cross-linked polyethylene (PEX) plastic pipe or tubing, all to be installed with approved fittings...

Anyway, to answer Ben...I've never seen CPVC plumbing pipe that was anything but almond.


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Create New...