Back7.2.6.7.(1)

ATTRIBUTION:

Functional Statement:

F80

To resist deterioration resulting from expected service conditions.

F46

To minimize the risk of contamination of potable water.

Objective:

OH2.1, OH2.3, OH2.2

 

APPLICATION:

Installation of welded and seamless steel pipe, in plumbing systems for buildings.

INTENT:

To limit the probability of exposure of bare steel pipe surfaces to a combination of water and air, which could lead to corrosion, which could lead to:
  • for drainage systems, leakage, or
  • for water systems, contamination of water.
This is to limit the probability of unsanitary conditions, which could lead to harm to persons.