The Polybutene Piping Systems Association (PBPSA) is an association of market leaders committed to the use of the thermoplastic material called Polybutene-1 (PB-1) for the manufacture of piping systems used in heating and plumbing installations worldwide. This website provides information regarding the performance, applications and useful supplier links for PB-1 piping products and polymers.
New PB-1 grades, applications and techniques are constantly being developed. Latest News provides updates of new innovations in PB-1 products, performance and end use.
PBPSA member John Guest, a global market leader in... more
When it comes to product confidence, John Guest has always... more
PBPSA members HakaGerodur and LyondellBasell exhibited at... more
PBPSA congratulates member company HakaGerodur AG which was awarded as one of the... more
Christian Engel, Business Development - District Heating & Cooling for PBPSA... more
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PBPSA member Thermaflex exhibited at Ecobuild 2017, and along with its certified... more
A healthy and cool indoor climate, it is a basic living... more
JG Speedfit, the world leading manufacturer for push-fit fittings, has been awarded... more
In September 2011, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched Sustainable Energy... more
A technical document covering all aspects of PB-1 piping capabilities and... more
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The invention of the push-fit fitting is driven by the demand for faster and easier... more