Polyethylene is a very popular material for pipes. It is
- easy and light weighted
- long living
- low friction
- relatively cheap
- sun resistant
and resistant to chemicals.
Polyethylene and Very Good Chemical Resistance
- Acetatic acid
- Amonium hydroxide 30%
- Calcium hydroxide 30%
- Diethylene glycol
- Ethylene glycol
- Ethanol 100%
- Hydrogen peroxide 30%
- Potassium hydroxide 30%
- Sodium hydroxide 30%
Polyethylene and Good Chemical Resistance
- Formaldehyde 10-40%
- Gas oil
- Caproic acid
- Mineral oil
- Motor oil
- Natural gas
- Tranformer oil
Polyethylene and Medium Chemical Resistance
- Ethylene acetate 100%
- Furfurol 100%
Polyethylene and Poor Chemical Resistance
- Hydrogen peroxide 90%
- Methylene chloride
Polyethylene and None Chemical Resistant
- Acetylene dichloride
Corrosion in piping systems caused by thermodynamic and electrochemical processes - corrosion problems and methods of protection and prevention.
Material properties of gases, fluids and solids - densities, specific heats, viscosities and more.
Online calculator, figures and tables showing density and specific weight of acetone at temperatures ranging from -95 to 275 °C (-138 to 530 °F) at atmospheric and higher pressure - Imperial and SI Units.
Dimensions of thermoplastic pressure pipes.
Dimensions of PE pipes based on controlled outside diameter.
Bending PE pipe calculator.
Copper tubes corrosion resistance to different products and chemicals.
EN 12201 - Polyethylene (PE) Pipes for Water Supply, and for Drainage and Sewerage under Pressure - Dimensions
Dimensions of PE pipes according EN 12201.
Polyethylene pipe dimensions according European Standards.
Dimmensions of PE pipes for gaseous supply according ISO 4437.
Online calculator, figures and tables showing dynamic and kinematic viscosity of liquid methanol,CH3OH, at varying temperature - Imperial and SI Units.
Polyethylene - PE - pipes and pressure classes.
Water flow in SDR pressure rated PE-pipes - pressure loss and velocities - Imperial and SI units.
Water pressure ratings for schedule 40 and schedule 80 Polyethylene plastic pipes
Polyethylene pipe temperature and maximum operating pressure.
Weight of polyethylene pipes - metric units.
Nominal pipe size, outside diameter, wall thickness, weight and working pressure.
Chemical resistance of Polyester to products like Acetic acid, Diesel oil and others.
Chemical resistance of Polyurethane (PUR).
Chemical resistance of Polypropylene - PP - to acids, bases, organic substances and solvents.
Chemical resistance of Polyvinyl Chloride PVC.
The Standard Dimension Ratio - SDR - is used to rate pressure pipes.
Chemical resistance of Vinyl Ester to products as Acetone, Alcohol, Diesel oil and more.