PBPSA Terms of Use

The copyright and other intellectual property rights in this Site and its contents (including design, text, graphics, software and other materials) are owned by the PBPSA and its licensors. Anyone is entitled to view this site and to print pages of this site for the sole purpose of private research or study. Any other use, in particular any commercial use, is strictly prohibited without the prior written consent of the PBPSA.

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Some links on this web site will direct you to the PBPSA member web sites and others that are not owned or operated by the PBPSA. These linked sites are not under our control and we are not responsible for the content of any linked site. We provide these links for your convenience only and the inclusion of any link does not indicate endorsement, express or implied, by the PBPSA.

Technical Information

While we strive to ensure that the website is accurate, we are not liable for any errors, omissions or misleading statements on these pages, or any website to which these pages connect.

By using any Technical Information contained herein, users agree that said technical information is given for convenience only, without any warranty or guarantee of any kind, and is accepted and used at the user's sole risk. Users are encouraged to verify independently any such information to their reasonable satisfaction.

As used in this paragraph, "Technical Information" includes any technical advice, recommendations, testing, or analysis, including, without limitation, information as it may relate to the selection of a product for a specific use and application.

PB-1 in North America

While there is no ban on the use of PB-1 in North America, PB-1 producer LyondellBasell, together with PB-1 piping systems manufacturers, have taken the decision that in view of the outcome of the US litigation process against Shell and its co-defendants, PB-1 is not being sold in pipe applications intended for use in North America.

Governing Law

This web site was developed in Europe in accordance with the laws of Switzerland, and shall be governed by them. By browsing and using this web site, you shall be deemed to accept being governed by them as well.

This web site may be viewed internationally and may contain references to products or services that are not available in all countries. Reference to a particular product or service does not imply that we intend to make such products or services available in those countries.


Where PBPSA is used on this website it refers to the Polybutene Piping Systems Association whose registered office is c/o FREI Connect, Radgasse 3, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland.