Manufacturer’s Product Specification Scope
This specification sheet covers the manufacturer’s requirements for Solvent Cements, Primers, Cleaners and Thread Sealants. These products meet or exceed the standards set by the American Society for Testing and Materials, the National Sanitation Foundation and the British Standards Institute.
Solvent Cements/Primers/Thread Sealants
PVC(polyvinyl chloride) and CPVC(chlorinated polyvinyl chloride) cements meet or exceed ASTM D-2564 for PVC cement and F-493 for CPVC. Primers manufactured meet or exceed ASTM F-656. Material shall contain the specified amounts of color pigment, stabilizers, and other additives approved by the National Sanitation Foundation.
All products are marked as prescribed to indicate the manufacturer’s name or trademark, size/length, and ASTM/BSE specifications. There must be clear distinguishing on those products that are required, all products shall be marked clearly with cautions and installation methods. Any expiry dates relevant shall clearly be marked on each product.
All product which require careful handling shall also clearly be labeled with emergency First Aid directions.