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The Institute is proud to announce that all of their members have received third-party verification for manufacturing cast iron soil pipe and fittings from a MINIMUM of 96 percent recycled content.
NSF News Release | 2/11/2011
Why You Need to Specify Cast Iron Plumbing for Your Home
For most of us, the biggest investment we will make in our lifetime is the purchase of a new house or condominium.
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the "Stimulus Act") was enacted into law on February 17, 2009. A principal purpose of the Stimulus Act is to stimulate the American economy by preserving and creating American jobs, including American manufacturing jobs.
Corrosion Resistance | 2/4/2011
Cast Iron has, for hundreds of years, been the preferred piping material throughout the world for drain, waste, and vent plumbing applications and water distribution. Gray iron can be cast in the form of pipe at low cost and has excellent strength properties. Unique corrosion resistance characteristics make cast iron soil pipe ideally suited for plumbing applications.
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