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Copper tube in modern buildings

Copper tube in modern buildings Outlines the history and uses of copper tubing and its position inthe modern building industry. Discusses its various designations andtempers, its strength and ductility, corrosion resistance, compatibilitywith other plumbing materials, suitability for use with potable water,its potential as a bacteriostat, its biofouling resistance and itsavailability in a range of sizes. Notes its position as a guaranteedBritish Standard quality product, and assesses the impact of WaterBylaws, Building Regulations and the British Standard Code of Practiceon Water Supply on its use in building today. Explores other current andfuture applications of copper tube and extols its properties for health. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Structural Survey Emerald Publishing

Copper tube in modern buildings

Structural Survey , Volume 9 (1): 7 – Jan 1, 1991

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Emerald Publishing
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Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
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0263-080X
DOI
10.1108/EUM0000000003240
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Abstract

Outlines the history and uses of copper tubing and its position inthe modern building industry. Discusses its various designations andtempers, its strength and ductility, corrosion resistance, compatibilitywith other plumbing materials, suitability for use with potable water,its potential as a bacteriostat, its biofouling resistance and itsavailability in a range of sizes. Notes its position as a guaranteedBritish Standard quality product, and assesses the impact of WaterBylaws, Building Regulations and the British Standard Code of Practiceon Water Supply on its use in building today. Explores other current andfuture applications of copper tube and extols its properties for health.

Journal

Structural SurveyEmerald Publishing

Published: Jan 1, 1991

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