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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Polybutylene (PB) Pipe
Monday, September 27, 2021
It started out as a wonder material that was flexible and used crimp fittings that could be easily clamped into place with a handheld tool, eliminating the need for a professional plumber. But, in the decades after PB was introduced in the U.S., a tidal wave of house-damaging burst pipes and class-action lawsuits eventually led to manufacturers removing it from the market. Here’s links to our articles about polybutylene:
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