This standard specifies the minimum requirements for unplasticised poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) smooth wall pipes for electrical cable installation.
It applies to PVC pipes which are intended to be used for buried and above-ground application.
This standard was developed with the following objectives:
a) to provide a comprehensive standard that specifies requirements for PVC-U smooth wall pipes for electrical cable installation;
b) to be used as a guidance by users and manufacturers;
c) to be used as a basis for product certification for PVC-U smooth wall pipes for electrical cable installation; and
d) to ensure the safety of the product in the market.