Ventilation Duct PVC & CPVC

Effective solutions for industrial ventilation systems, protecting workers and the environment from contaminated air.

  • Low installed cost when compared to noncorrosive metallic
  • Light weight allows for ease of handling, installation, and reduces labor costs
  • Low maintenance requirements over extended service periods

 

IPEX Ventilation Duct safely conveys exhaust fumes generated by various industrial processes, protecting workers and avoiding any inherent dangers to the environment from contaminated air. Available in 6” through 24” sizes.

 

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Applications:

  • Semiconductor & Electronics
  • Pharmaceutical manufacturing
  • Chemical processing
  • Pulp & Paper
  • Wastewater Treatment Plants
  • Metal plating & finishing

PVC Features

•  Extruded seamless PVC duct in all standard diameters 6" through 24"
•  PVC cell class 12454 as per ASTM D1784
•  For use in industrial and institutional fume handling systems requiring high resistance to corrosive vapors
•  Low installed cost as compared to noncorrosive metallics
•  Lightweight allows longer runs and speeds installation with simple tools and piping techniques
•  Low maintenance requirements over extended service periods
•  PVC pipe compound has a low flame spread rating of 10 as per CAN/ULC S102.2

 

CPVC Features

•  Extruded seamless CPVC duct in all standard diameters 6" through 16"
•  CPVC withstands exhaust temperatures up to 200°F
•  CPVC cell class 23447 as per ASTM D1784
•  CPVC is inert to most mineral acids, bases, salts, and aliphatic hydrocarbons, and compares favorably to other non-metals in corrosive chemical environments
•  Low installed cost as compared to non-corrosive exotic metal systems and PVDF
•  Lightweight allows for ease of handling and installation and reduces transportation and labor costs
•  Low maintenance requirements over extended service periods
•  Corzan® CPVC pipe compound has a low flame spread rating of 10 and smoke development classification of 25 as per CAN/ULC S102.2
•  Corzan® CPVC pipe compound meets and is listed FM 4910 "Clean Room Materials Flammability Test Protocol" approval 

SPECIFICATIONS

PVC Ventilation Duct Pipe and Fittings

Scope

This specification sheet covers the manufacturers’ requirements for PVC Ventilation Duct pipe and fittings. This pipe meets or exceeds all applicable ASTM and ULC standards.

PVC Materials

Rigid PVC (polyvinyl chloride) used in the extrusion of Ventilation Duct pipe complies with the material requirements of ASTM D1784 (formerly Type 1, Grade 1) and has a cell classification of 12454.

Raw materials used in the extrusion shall contain the standard specified amounts of color pigment, stabilizers, and other additives. The pipe compound must also exhibit a flame spread rating of 10 when tested in accordance with CAN/ULC S102.2.

Marking

PVC Ventilation Duct pipe is marked as prescribed in the above applicable standard to indicate size of pipe, material designation, compliance to standard, and manufacturer’s name or trademark.

Sample Specification

All extruded PVC Ventilation Duct pipe shall be manufactured from PVC compound conforming to ASTM D1784 (formerly Type 1, Grade 1) and have a cell classification of 12454. The compound used to extrude PVC Ventilation Duct Pipe shall conform to CAN/ULC S102.2 and exhibit a flame spread rating of 10.

All pipe and fittings shall be produced by one manufacturer as supplied by IPEX.

 

CPVC Ventilation Duct Pipe

Scope

This specification sheet covers the manufacturers’ requirements for CPVC Ventilation Duct pipe. This pipe meets or exceeds all applicable ASTM and ULC standards.

CPVC Materials

Rigid CPVC (chlorinated polyvinyl chloride) used in the extrusion of Ventilation Duct pipe complies with the material requirements of ASTM D1784 and has a cell classification of 23447.

Raw materials used in the extrusion shall contain the standard specified amounts of color pigment, stabilizers, and other additives. The pipe compound must be Corzan grade. The pipe compound must also exhibit a flame spread rating of 10 and a smoke development classification of 25 when tested in accordance with CAN/ULC S102.2. The Corzan CPVC compound is listed to FM 4910 “Clean Room Materials Flammability Test Protocol”.

Marking

CPVC Ventilation Duct pipe is marked as prescribed in the above applicable standard to indicate size of pipe, material designation, compliance to standard, and manufacturer’s name or trademark.

Sample Specification

All extruded CPVC Ventilation Duct pipe shall be manufactured from CPVC compound conforming to ASTM D1784 and have a cell classification of 23447. The compound used to extrude CPVC Ventilation Duct Pipe shall conform to CAN/ULC S102.2 and exhibit a flame spread rating of 10 and a smoke development classification of 25. The Corzan CPVC compound is listed to FM 4910 “Clean Room Materials Flammability Test Protocol”.

All pipe shall be produced using Corzan compound and be produced by one manufacturer as supplied by IPEX.