Work Item
ASTM WK81507

New Specification for Standard Specification for Adhesives for Joining Poly(Vinyl Chloride) (PVC) Plastic DWV (Drain, Waste, & Vent) Pipe and Fittings1

1. Scope

1.1 This specification covers/provides requirements for adhesives to be used in joining poly(vinyl chloride) pipe and poly(vinyl chloride) tapered socket-type fittings for DWV (Drain, Waste, & Vent) applications only.


Non-solvent, no V.O.C.; non-solvent, no V.O.C.


To reduce V.O.C. emissions, used to join PVC DWV pipe and fittings, plumbers and homeowners

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F17.20

Committee: F17

Staff Manager: Kevin Shanahan

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-11-2022

Technical Contact: Jack Roach

Item: 001

Ballot: F17.20 (22-03)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: F17.20 (23-04)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution