Some of the products tested by the Laboratory of Plastic Pipelines of the INSTITUTO DEL GAS ARGENTINO, are:

  • Polyethylene pipes used in distribution systems of up to 4 bar
  • Resins
  • Ball valves
  • Accessory of thermofusion and electrofusion
  • Transition fittings
  • Metallic accessories for distribution systems and domiciliary systems
  • Tapes
  • Heat shrinkable wrap
  • Bi-layer coating and tri-layer coating

The certified elements go through tests of: pressure in short and long term; extreme temperatures, waterprofing tests; traction tests; fusions behavior; impact and aging tests; cathodic disbondment test; density and adherence measurement.