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FlowGuard® Gold Pipe & Fittings

Product Information

FlowGuard Gold pipe and fittings are made of clorinated polyvinyl chloride, which is a thermoplastic that is fully recyclable in exisiting vinyl streams.

Certifications

 
     
      NGBS 2012
      Practice # Practice Points Available Additional Conditions of Use to Earn Points
      610.1.2.1 A product with improved environmental impact measures compared to another product is selected. 3 Points are available when FlowGuard is chosen over copper-based water distribution pipes because of the benefits shown in the LCA.

      FlowGuard Gold pipes and fittings are manufactured from a specially formulated CPVC and are used in a variety of residential and commercial applications.

      Manufacturer’s Comments
      NGBS 2015
      Practice # Practice Points Available Additional Conditions of Use to Earn Points
      610.1.2.1 A product with improved environmental impact measures compared to another product is selected. 3 Points are available when FlowGuard is chosen over copper-based water distribution pipes because of the benefits shown in the LCA.

      FlowGuard Gold pipes and fittings are manufactured from a specially formulated CPVC and are used in a variety of residential and commercial applications.

      Manufacturer’s Comments
      NGBS 2020
      Practice # Practice Points Available Additional Conditions of Use to Earn Points
      610.1.2.1 A product with improved environmental impact measures compared to another product(s) intended for the same use is selected. 2 points for product with 4 impact measures; 3 points for product with 5 impact measures. 10 points max. 3 Points are available when FlowGuard is chosen over copper-based water distribution pipes because of the benefits shown in the LCA.

      FlowGuard Gold pipes and fittings are manufactured from a specially formulated CPVC and are used in a variety of residential and commercial applications.

      Manufacturer’s Comments