How Much Insulation is Needed for PP-R HVAC Systems?

How Much Insulation is Needed for PP-R HVAC Systems?

Current building energy codes and standards require pipe insulation on service hot water and HVAC piping. While requirements vary, none of the model codes differentiates pipe insulation requirements based on pipe material. Naturally, the amount of insulation needed...
Why PP-R Piping Has Metal Pipe Manufacturers Running Scared

Why PP-R Piping Has Metal Pipe Manufacturers Running Scared

The superiority of polypropylene (PP-R) piping systems compared to their metallic counterparts in the areas of weight, lifespan, and cost-efficiency have metal pipe manufacturers looking for any excuse to cast aspersions on our products. In a way, we can’t blame...
Why POLOPLAST Hydronic Systems Outperform VRF

Why POLOPLAST Hydronic Systems Outperform VRF

POLOPLAST PP-R piping systems are ideal for creating long-lasting, efficient hydronic heating and cooling systems for structures of all kinds. For decades, POLOPLAST has been on the cutting edge of piping systems around the world, become a top choice for contractors...
Our Contribution to the Green Building Movement

Our Contribution to the Green Building Movement

The green building movement is in full swing across the United States and beyond, and POLOPLAST America is proud to offer sustainable piping solutions for building projects of all kinds. Whether your next project is a new build, retrofit, heating and cooling, or just...
This is Why PP-R Pipes are Better Than Metal

This is Why PP-R Pipes are Better Than Metal

For decades, POLOPLAST has provided PP-R (polypropylene random copolymer) pipes to engineers, building owners, and contractors around the world as a durable and safe alternative to steel or copper pipes for HVAC systems and many other applications. PP-R is an...