Technical Guidelines

POP 001-018 (Polyolefin Guidelines)

Number Issue Updated Title
POP001 8.0 January, 2019 Electrofusion Jointing of PE Pipe and Fittings for Pressure Applications
POP002 6.9 August, 2014 Polyethylene (PE) Pipes and Fittings for Compressed Air
POP003 7.0 June, 2018 Butt Fusion Jointing of PE Pipes and Fittings – Recommended Parameters
POP004 21 November, 2019 Polyethylene Pipe and Fittings Compounds
POP004A 1.12 July, 2019 Supplementary List – Materials Specific to Electrofusion and Moulded Fittings
POP005 7.0 April, 2019 Packaging, Handling and Storage of Polyethylene Pipes and Fittings
POP006 5.2 May, 2015 Derating Requirements for Fittings
POP007 2.6 November, 2018 Metal Backing Flanges for Use with Polyethylene (PE) Pipe Flange Adaptors
POP009 1.7 April, 2007 Polyethylene Rural and Flood Pipe
POP010A 5.1 May, 2010 Part 1: Polyethylene Pressure Pipes Design for Dynamic Stresses
POP010B 5.1 March, 2010 Part 2: Fusion Fittings for Use with Polyethylene Pressure Pipes Design for Dynamic Stresses
POP013 3.0 July, 2019 Temperature Rerating of PE Pipes
POP014 1.1 August, 2015 Assessment of Polyethylene Welds
POP015 1.0 July, 2012 Design Guidance for Polypropylene Structured Wall Pipes
POP016 1.2 December, 2018 High Stress Crack Resistant PE100
POP017 1.0 April, 2017 Material Requirements for White PE Jacket Compounds Suitable for Long Term UV Exposure
POP018 1.1 April, 2019 Polyethylene Drinking Water Pipes in Contact with Chlorine and Chloramine Disinfectants

POP 101-107 (PVC Guidelines)

Number Issue Updated Title
POP101 1.4 August, 2018 PVC Pressure Pipes Design for Dynamic Stresses
POP102 1.3 February, 2014 Solvent Cement Jointing of PVC Pipe
POP103 2.0 July, 2010 Depth of Engagement for PVC Pipes
POP104 1.1 August, 2007 PVC Pipe Equivalence
POP105 1.0 July, 2007 PVC Pipes in Bore Casings
POP106 1.0 October, 2011 Verification Guidelines for Best Environmental Practice PVC Pipe and Fittings
POP107 1.0 October, 2014 Measuring the PVC content in PVC pipes and fittings