Work Item
ASTM WK63211

New Practice for Heat fusion joining of polypropylene (PP) pipe and fittings

1. Scope

The development of specifications for plastic pipe, fittings, and appurtenances; practices for joining and installing plastic pipes; test methods; terminology, systems and services specific to plastic piping systems and the stimulation of related research.
The work of the Committee may include the consideration of composite piping systems, and components which are partially plastic.
The work of the Committee will be coordinated with ASTM Committee and other organizations having mutual interests.


Polypropylene, PP, Fusion, Joining


This standard practice is being requested by numerous pipe and fitting producers and the end-use community.

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: 04-20-2018

Technical Contact: Steve Sandstrum

Item: 000