The Best Pipes for Chiller Plants

The Best Pipes for Chiller Plants

POLOPLAST America’s world-renowned polypropylene (PP-R) piping systems have numerous advantages that make them ideal for use in chiller plant construction and repair. But are our PP-R pipes really the best solution for chiller plants? Let’s review the evidence: 1....
How Thermal Fusion Reduces the Risk of Leakage

How Thermal Fusion Reduces the Risk of Leakage

Almost nothing is worse for a piping system than a leak. Leakage reduces flow rates, increases electricity costs for pumping, cuts profits, increases treatment and maintenance costs, creates back-siphon contamination risk, and requires continual monitoring and...
PP-R Lasts Longer Than Steel with No Maintenance

PP-R Lasts Longer Than Steel with No Maintenance

Federal tariffs on imported steel caused many U.S. engineers, contractors, and business owners to seek out smart, viable alternatives to steel piping across North America. POLOPLAST America’s polypropylene (PP-R) pipe is not subject to the White House’s tariffs,...
How POLOPLAST UV PP-R Pipes Defeated the Desert

How POLOPLAST UV PP-R Pipes Defeated the Desert

Outdoor piping systems face special challenges that are rarely considered with indoor systems. Decades spent in the sun, wind, and rain can cause many piping materials to corrode, weaken, and even fail. Plastic pipes are not immune to these problems; even some...
The Advantages of PP-R for Brewing

The Advantages of PP-R for Brewing

The explosion in popularity of craft breweries across North America requires fresh ideas and techniques to meet the unprecedented demand from the marketplace. Forward-thinking brewers are investing in equipment and materials that not only offer a new level of...
Why POLOPLAST UV is Your Best Choice for Outdoor Piping Systems

Why POLOPLAST UV is Your Best Choice for Outdoor Piping Systems

We’re very proud of all of the product innovations we’ve made over the past 60 years at POLOPLAST. But perhaps none of them have been as revolutionary as the incredible breakthrough represented by our one-of-a-kind POLOPLAST UV piping systems. Our German-made...