Why Contractors Love PP-R

Why Contractors Love PP-R

It’s no secret why building owners love POLOPLAST’s innovative polypropylene (PP-R) piping systems: in addition to saving money on installation speed, the cost of PP-R is more stable than copper and other metals and not susceptible to tariffs. (Beyond the bottom line,...
PP-R Socket Fusion in 8 Steps

PP-R Socket Fusion in 8 Steps

POLOPLAST America makes socket fusion of our polypropylene (PP-R) piping systems as simple and easy as possible for our customers. We’re happy to set up training for clients new to the process. Socket fusion is quick and easy to learn as long as you review and follow...
How to Maintain PP-R Piping Systems

How to Maintain PP-R Piping Systems

Maintenance can be a significant challenge with traditional, metal pipes. Scaling, corrosion, and degradation must be factored into these pipes’ overall cost, and repairing and replacing metal piping systems choked by scaling can become expensive and labor-intensive...
How Long Does POLOPLAST PP-R Piping Last?

How Long Does POLOPLAST PP-R Piping Last?

One of the primary advantages of POLOPLAST’s innovative polypropylene (PP-R) piping system is its longevity—our products last far longer than traditional metal pipes such as steel or copper with virtually zero maintenance required. How much longer? POLOPLAST PP-R...
The Importance of Chemical Purity in PP-R

The Importance of Chemical Purity in PP-R

At POLOPLAST America, we take our commitment to sustainability very seriously. That means it’s not enough that our pipes are long-lasting and fully recyclable. We’ve worked hard to ensure that, unlike some other plastic or metal pipes, our piping systems will never...
Thermal Fusion: A Piping Guide

Thermal Fusion: A Piping Guide

At POLOPLAST, we’re proud to say that our pipes are less labor-intensive to install than metallic pipes. Thermal fusion is a big part of the reason why. Our pipes don’t require welding with an open flame the way metal pipes do. Instead, they’re joined by a process...