TITLE

Mental-Health Institute Replaces Copper Plumbing With CPVC Pipe

PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2009, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute (SWVMHI) in Marion, Virginia changed its copper plumbing with a CPVC pipe. Don Chisler, SWVMHI's director of physical plant services, safety, and security, stated that piping used by the institute is a Type K Copper. Moreover, it also indicates that aggressive water can be main factor of advanced corrosion.
ACCESSION #
36620063

 

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