Pipes and Pipe Fittings


Pipes and Pipe Fittings Testing and Certification

CSA Group’s network of technical experts and automated laboratory facilities in the United States and Canada support manufacturers of pumps, as well as plastic and non-plastic pipes. We offer testing, certification, and product evaluation services for both pressure and non-pressure applications.

See the table below for details:
Standard Standard Description
ASME Series
ASME A112.36.2M Cleanouts
ASSE Series
ASSE 1051 Performance requirements for individual and branch type air admittance valves for sanitary drainage systems
ASSE 1081 Backflow preventers with integrated pressure reducing boiler feed valves and intermediate vent style for domestic and light commercial water distribution systems
ASTM Series
ASTM C1173 Standard specification for flexible transition couplings for underground piping systems
ASTM F1807 Standard specification for metal insert fittings utilizing a copper crimp ring for SDR9 cross-linked polyethylene (PEX) tubing and SDR9 polyethylene of raised temperature (PE-RT) tubing
CSA B137 Series
CSA B137.0 Definitions, general requirements, and methods of testing for thermoplastic pressure piping
CSA B137.1 Polyethylene (PE) pipe, tubing, and fittings for cold-water pressure services
CSA B137.2 Polyvinylchloride (PVC) injection-moulded gasketed fittings for pressure applications
CSA B137.3 Rigid polyvinylchloride (PVC) pipe and fittings for pressure applications
CSA B137.4 Polyethylene (PE) piping systems for gas services
CSA B137.4.1 Electrofusion-type polyethylene (PE) fittings for gas services
CSA B137.5 Crosslinked polyethylene (PEX) tubing systems for pressure applications
CSA B137.6 Chlorinated polyvinylchloride (CPVC) pipe, tubing, and fittings for hot and cold-water distribution systems
CSA B137.8 Polybutylene (PB) piping systems for pressure applications
CSA B137.9 Polyethylene/aluminum/polyethylene (PE-AL-PE) composite pressure-pipe systems
CSA B137.10 Crosslinked polyethylene/aluminum/crosslinked polyethylene (PEX-AL-PEX) composite pressure-pipe systems
CSA B137.11 Polypropylene (PR-R) pipe and fittings for pressure applications
CSA B137.12 Polyamide (PA) piping systems for gas services
Other Series
CSA B70 Cast iron soil pipe, fittings, and means of joining
CSA B79 Commercial and residential drains and cleanouts
CSA B602 Mechanical couplings for drain, waste, and vent pipe and sewer pipe