The Vinyl Institute
The tragedy in Flint Michigan has shone a spotlight on the terrible state of our nation’s water infrastructure. Except now it’s not only expensive and inefficient - it’s dangerous. The vinyl industry has been talking about water infrastructure needs for many years working towards a comprehensive solution. More than 45% of the PVC resin produced in North America goes into pipe for water infrastructure. Find out more about why PVC pipe is one of the safest and most tested materials used in North America. For over 60 years, every aspect of its production, use and disposal has been evaluated and approved by government and independent certification and testing agencies.