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REHAU launches new RAUTITAN flex green which provides more than 90% CO2 savings from manufacturing process

Polymer pipework manufacturer REHAU has unveiled its sustainable universal pipe system, RAUTITAN flex green, which offers over a 90% saving in production emissions compared to their regular model. Providing the same benefits as the popular drinking water and heating system, RAUTITAN, the new RAUTITAN flex green pipe is a great alternative for customers who are […]

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Uponor introduces Uni Pipe Plus with 16 bar WRAS approval

Uponor has been awarded Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS) approval of up to 16 bar for its range of MLC (multi-layer composite) on boosted cold water supplies. The approval provides specifiers and installers with a corrosion-resistant alternative to traditional copper and metal systems for taller buildings. The latest certification is an important step forward for […]

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Push fit – What installers need to know

Lee Kenney, Regional Sales Manager UK and ROI at Henco, talks to Installer about some of the misconceptions about push fit fittings and how, when installed correctly, they are a great choice for a range of projects. According to research from HomeServe Labs, approximately 43% of domestic properties in the UK have suffered some form […]

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KNIPEX launches Pipe Cutter for Composite and Plastic Pipes

The new Pipe Cutter for Composite and Plastic Pipes from KNIPEX (90 25 25) is an intelligent and energy-saving combination of shears and pipe cutter. The new cutting tool from the Wuppertal-based tool manufacturer has a freely rotating cutting wheel that allows the pipe to be rotated with little friction when cutting and requires significantly […]

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Geberit launches FlowFit piping system

Geberit has launched a new multi-layer supply piping system to the UK market after eight years of intensive research and development. Geberit FlowFit is the manufacturer’s biggest product launch to the UK in recent years and will combine the versatility of Geberit’s multi-layer piping system together with the installation benefits of Geberit’s unique press-fit method. […]

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