PVC is an acronym that stands for polyvinyl chloride. Of the different types of plastic pipe
used for water supply, PVC has a wide variety of plumbing uses, from drainage pipe to
water mains. It is most commonly used for irrigation piping, home, and building supply piping.
PVC is also very common in pool and spa systems.

PVC pipes are a safe choice for transportation of drinking water. This is due to their high
degree of inertness and resistance to corrosion. PVC pipes are resistance to corrosion.
PVC pipe are therefore free from bio-film contamination that can be a breeding ground
for bacteria. By helping provide clean water, PVC pipes are benefit to public health.