February 2015 / A fine future for PVC-O

Shin-Etsu is involved in the development of PVC-O. This is a new, stronger type of PVC pipe which can easily handle high pressures and low temperatures. Also less material is needed to manufacture PVC-O. This cuts energy consumption (by 20%) and CO2 emissions. Watch the video clip of PVC-O being put through some spectacular tests.  

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