The information in this section is intended to help you better understand the underlying causes of pipe problems (lead, galvanized steel, and copper), and the history of epoxy pipe lining being used to solve these problems.
HISTORY OF PIPING MATERIALS
Click here to read a brief history of the piping materials of the 19th and 20th centuries: lead, galvanized steel, and copper.
EROSION & CORROSION
Click here to read about the two causes of most pipe problems.
HISTORY OF EPOXY LINING
Click here to read reports from the US Army Corps of Engineers, the US Naval Research Laboratory, and the American Water Works Association on their successfull testing of epoxy lining in prevention of internal pipe corrosion.
COPPER PINHOLE LEAKS
Click here to read important published documents on pinhole leaks in copper plumbing by the State of Maryland's Department of Housing and Community Development and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
LITTERATURE & DATA SHEETS
Click here to read and download company and product literature and technical data sheets.
PODCASTS & WEBINARS
Stream and download CuraFlo podcasts and webinars.
Read back-issues of CuraFlo's electronic newsletter "The Pipeline".