Drain Waste & Vent (DWV) Systems

Features & Benefits

  • Corrosion resistant

    PVC is completely immune to corrosion in normal sewerage and ground-water environments.

  • Handling and installation

    The ease of handling, installation and transport provide overall project savings.

  • Flexibility

    The flexibility of PVC DWV pipes allow them to cope with soil movements, subsidence and expansive clays.

Product Properties
Certifications & Approvals
Installation
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Size Range
SCJ: DN 40 – DN 300
RRJ: DN 100 – DN 300
Material Classification
PVC-U
Material Properties
Temperature
Maximum continuous operating temperature is 60°C.
For more information, please read our Technical Note on Temperature limitations for PVC-U DWV pipe.
Location
Suitable for indoor, outdoor and below ground use.
Chemical
Chemical Resistance

Best Environmental Practice

BEP-PVC-570

PDF download

Green Star

Vinidex DWV pipes and fittings are manufactured from BEP PVC and have an EPD registered with the Australasian EPD Programme. This allows constructors to claim credit points under the Green Building Council of Australia’s (GBCA) Green Star ratings tools and the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia’s (ISCA) Infrastructure Sustainability rating scheme.

Environmental Product Declaration

Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Click here to access our Safety Data Sheets page.

 

Standards for DWV pipes and fittings

Vinidex DWV pipes and fittings are manufactured and tested in accordance with AS/NZS 1260 – PVC-U pipes and fittings for drain, waste and vent applications.

Standards for rubber rings and solvent cement

Rubber rings for jointing DWV pipes are manufactured in accordance with AS 1646 – Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes. Assembled rubber ring joints are also subjected to a range of tests to verify the joint design and long-term performance.

Priming fluid and solvent cements supplied by Vinidex comply with AS/NZS 3879 – Solvent cements and priming fluids for PVC (PVC-U and PVC-M) and ABS and ASA pipes and fittings.

Contact with drinking water

Vinidex DWV PVC-U pipes comply with the requirements of AS/NZS 4020 – Testing of products for use in contact with drinking water. This Standard specifies a series of type tests, which are carried out in order to demonstrate that the product does not have a detrimental effect on the quality of drinking water. It assesses the effect of the pipe on the taste, odour and appearance of water as well as the health aspects due to growth of microorganisms and leaching of toxic substances.

Download Vinidex Statement

PVC SCJ Pressure and Non-Pressure Jointing Video

Quick Reference Installation Guide

Standards

Vinidex recommends that installation is in accordance with AS/NZS 3500.2 – Plumbing and Drainage and AS/NZS 2032 – Installation of PVC pipes systems.

Product Properties
Size Range
SCJ: DN 40 – DN 300
RRJ: DN 100 – DN 300
Material Classification
PVC-U
Material Properties
Temperature
Maximum continuous operating temperature is 60°C.
For more information, please read our Technical Note on Temperature limitations for PVC-U DWV pipe.
Location
Suitable for indoor, outdoor and below ground use.
Chemical
Chemical Resistance
Certifications & Approvals

Best Environmental Practice

BEP-PVC-570

PDF download

Green Star

Vinidex DWV pipes and fittings are manufactured from BEP PVC and have an EPD registered with the Australasian EPD Programme. This allows constructors to claim credit points under the Green Building Council of Australia’s (GBCA) Green Star ratings tools and the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia’s (ISCA) Infrastructure Sustainability rating scheme.

Environmental Product Declaration

Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Click here to access our Safety Data Sheets page.

 

Standards for DWV pipes and fittings

Vinidex DWV pipes and fittings are manufactured and tested in accordance with AS/NZS 1260 – PVC-U pipes and fittings for drain, waste and vent applications.

Standards for rubber rings and solvent cement

Rubber rings for jointing DWV pipes are manufactured in accordance with AS 1646 – Elastomeric seals for waterworks purposes. Assembled rubber ring joints are also subjected to a range of tests to verify the joint design and long-term performance.

Priming fluid and solvent cements supplied by Vinidex comply with AS/NZS 3879 – Solvent cements and priming fluids for PVC (PVC-U and PVC-M) and ABS and ASA pipes and fittings.

Contact with drinking water

Vinidex DWV PVC-U pipes comply with the requirements of AS/NZS 4020 – Testing of products for use in contact with drinking water. This Standard specifies a series of type tests, which are carried out in order to demonstrate that the product does not have a detrimental effect on the quality of drinking water. It assesses the effect of the pipe on the taste, odour and appearance of water as well as the health aspects due to growth of microorganisms and leaching of toxic substances.

Download Vinidex Statement

Installation

PVC SCJ Pressure and Non-Pressure Jointing Video

Quick Reference Installation Guide

Standards

Vinidex recommends that installation is in accordance with AS/NZS 3500.2 – Plumbing and Drainage and AS/NZS 2032 – Installation of PVC pipes systems.