Performance plastics have been instrumental in reclaiming wastewater into safe water for more than seven decades. Plastics are also being put to work anywhere there’s a need for durable, long-lasting, maintenancefree water transport systems.

performance plastics used in waste water treatment plant


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- Acetal (POM)

- Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS)

- Cast Nylon (PA)

- Chlorinated Polyvinyl Chloride (CPVC)

- Ethylene-Chlorotrifluoroethylene (ECTFE)

- Ethylene-Vinyl Acetate (EVA)

- High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE)

- Low-Density Polyethylene (LDPE)

Full List of Materials

Applications For Waste/Wastewater

- Potable water systems (valve and pump components)

- Irrigation systems (bearings, nozzles, pivot bushings)

- Aquaculture

- Specialized chemical delivery systems

- Reclamation process piping

- Sprinkler/water aeration systems

- Hot and cold water distribution systems

- Plumbing pipes and fittings

Full List of Applications

performance plastics in water transport systems


- Lightweight

- Impact resistant

- Weather resistant

- Chemical and corrosion resistant

- Easy to fabricate

- Excellent weather ability

- Quieter than metal pipes (no “water hammer”)

- Easy and safer to install

- Low maintenance

- Easy to weld, install and operate

Full List of Benefits

Did You Know?

On average, the water footprint of an American is 32,968 glasses a day, or 752,097 gallons per year. Of that amount, 96 percent is used to grow food, make clothing and generate energy.