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SECTION P3002 MATERIALS

P3002.1 Piping within buildings.
Drain, waste and vent (DWV) piping in buildings shall be as shown in Tables P3002.1(1) and P3002.1(2) except that galvanized wrought-iron or galvanized steel pipe shall not be used underground and shall be maintained not less than 6 inches (152 mm) above ground. Allowance shall be made for the thermal expansion and contraction of plastic piping.

TABLE P3002.1(1) ABOVE-GROUND DRAINAGE AND VENT PIPE


PIPE
STANDARD
Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) plastic pipe in IPS diameters, including schedule 40, DR 22 (PS 200) and DR 24 (PS 140); with a solid, cellular core or composite wall ASTM D 2661; ASTM F 628; ASTM F 1488; CSA B181.1
Brass pipe ASTM B 43
Cast-iron pipe ASTM A 74; CISPI 301; ASTM A 888
Copper or copper-alloy pipe ASTM B 42; ASTM B 302
Copper or copper-alloy tubing (Type K, L, M or DWV) ASTM B 75; ASTM B 88; ASTM B 251; ASTM B 306
Galvanized steel pipe ASTM A 53
Polyolefin pipe CSA B181.3
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe in IPS diameters, including schedule 40, DR 22 (PS 200) and DR 24 (PS 140); with a solid, cellular core or composite wall ASTM D 2665; ASTM F 891; CSA B181.2;
ASTM F 1488
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe with a 3.25 inch O.D. and a solid, cellular core or composite wall ASTM D 2949, ASTM F 1488
Stainless steel drainage systems, Types 304 and 316L ASME A 112.3.1


For SI: 1 inch = 25.4 mm.


TABLE P3002.1(2) UNDERGROUND BUILDING DRAINAGE AND VENT PIPE


PIPE
STANDARD
Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) plastic pipe in IPS diameters, including schedule 40, DR 22 (PS 200) and DR 24 (PS 140); with a solid, cellular core or composite wall ASTM D 2661; ASTM F 628; ASTM F 1488; CSA B181.1
Asbestos-cement pipe ASTM C 428
Cast-iron pipe ASTM A 74; CISPI 301; ASTM A 888
Copper or copper alloy tubing (Type K, L, M or DWV) ASTM B 75; ASTM B 88; ASTM B 251; ASTM B 306
Polyolefin pipe ASTM F 1412; CSA B181.3
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe in IPS diameters, including
schedule 40, DR 22 (PS 200) and DR 24 (PS 140); with a solid, cellular core or composite wall
ASTM D 2665; ASTM F 891; ASTM F 1488; CSA B181.2
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe with a 3.25 inch O.D. and a solid, cellular core or composite wall ASTM D 2949; ASTM F 1488
Stainless steel drainage systems, Type 316L ASME A 112.3.1


For SI: 1 inch = 25.4 mm.


P3002.2 Building sewer.
Building sewer piping shall be as shown in Table P3002.2. Forced main sewer piping shall conform to one of the standards for ABS plastic pipe, copper or copper-alloy tubing, PVC plastic pipe or pressure-rated pipe listed in Table P3002.2.

TABLE P3002.2 BUILDING SEWER PIPE


MATERIAL
STANDARD
Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) plastic pipe in IPS diameters,
including schedule 40, DR 22 (PS 200) and DR 24 (PS 140); with a solid, cellular core or composite wall
ASTM D 2661; ASTM F 628; ASTM F 1488
Asbestos-cement pipe ASTM C 428
Cast-iron pipe ASTM A 74; ASTM A 888; CISPI 301
Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) plastic pipe in sewer and drain diameters, including SDR 42 (PS 20), PS35, SDR 35 (PS 45), PS50, PS100, PS140, SDR 23.5 (PS 150) and PS200; with a solid, cellular core or composite wall ASTM F 1488; ASTM D 2751
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe in sewer and drain diameters,
including PS 25, SDR 41 (PS 28), PS 35, SDR 35 (PS 46), PS 50, PS 100, SDR 26 (PS 115), PS140 and PS 200; with a solid, cellular core or composite wall
ASTM F 891; ASTM F 1488; ASTM D 3034; CSA B182.2;
CSA B182.4
Concrete pipe ASTM C 14; ASTM C 76; CSA A257.1M; CSA A257.2M
Copper or copper-alloy tubing (Type K or L) ASTM B 75; ASTM B 88; ASTM B 251
Polyethylene (PE) plastic pipe (SDR-PR) ASTM F 714
Polyolefin pipe ASTM F 1412; CSA B181.3
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe in IPS diameters, including schedule 40, DR 22 (PS 200) and DR 24 (PS 140); with solid, cellular core or
composite wall
ASTM D 2665; ASTM D 2949; ASTM D 3034;
ASTM F 1412; CSA B182.2; CSA B182.4
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe with a 3.25 inch O.D. and a solid, cellular core or composite wall ASTM D 2949, ASTM F 1488
Stainless steel drainage systems, Types 304 and 316L ASME A 112.3.1
Vitrified clay pipe ASTM C 425; ASTM C 700


For SI: 1 inch = 25.4 mm.


P3002.3 Fittings.
Pipe fittings shall be approved for installation with the piping material installed and shall comply with the applicable standards listed in Table P3002.3.

TABLE P3002.3 PIPE FITTINGS


PIPE MATERIAL
FITTING STANDARD
Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) plastic pipe in IPS diameters ASTM D 2661; ASTM D 3311; ASTM F 628; CSA B181.1
Asbestos cement ASTM C 428
Cast-iron ASME B 16.4; ASME B 16.12; ASTM A 74; ASTM A 888; CISPI 301
Acrylonotrile butadiene styrene (ABS) plastic pipe in sewer and drain diameters ASTM D 2751
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe in sewer and drain diameters ASTM D 3034
Copper or copper alloy ASME B 16.15; ASME B 16.18; ASME B 16.22;
ASME B 16.23; ASME B 16.26; ASME B 16.29
Gray iron and ductile iron AWWA C 110
Polyolefin ASTM F 1412; CSA B181.3
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic in IPS diameters ASTM D 2665; ASTM D 3311; ASTM F 1866
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic pipe with a 3.25 inch O.D. ASTM D 2949
PVC fabricated fittings ASTM F 1866
Stainless steel drainage systems, Types 304 and 316L ASME A 112.3.1
Vitrified clay ASTM C 700


For SI: 1 inch = 25.4 mm.

P3002.3.1 Drainage. Drainage fittings shall have a smooth interior waterway of the same diameter as the piping served. All fittings shall conform to the type of pipe used. Drainage fittings shall have no ledges, shoulders or reductions which can retard or obstruct drainage flow in the piping. Threaded drainage pipe fittings shall be of the recessed drainage type, black or galvanized. Drainage fittings shall be designed to maintain one-fourth unit vertical in 12 units horizontal (2-percent slope) grade.
P3002.4 Other materials. Sheet lead, lead bends, lead traps and sheet copper shall comply with Sections P3002.4.1 through P3002.4.3.

P3002.4.1 Sheet lead. Sheet lead for the following uses shall weigh not less than indicated below:
1. Flashing of vent terminals, 3 psf (15 kg/m2).
2. Prefabricated flashing for vent pipes, 21/2 psf (12 kg/m2).
P3002.4.2 Lead bends and traps. Lead bends and lead traps shall not be less than 1/8-inch (3 mm) wall thickness.
P3002.4.3 Sheet copper. Sheet copper for the following uses shall weigh not less than indicated below:
1. General use, 12 ounces per square feet (4 kg/m2).
2. Flashing for vent pipes, 8 ounces per square feet (2.5 kg/m2).