ISO 1167

Thermoplastics pipes, fittings and assemblies for the conveyance of fluids – Determination of the resistance to internal pressure Part 1: General method, Part 2: Preparation of pipe test pieces, Part 3: Preparation of components, Part 4: Preparation of assemblies.

ISO 10 508

Plastics piping systems for hot and cold water installations – Guidance for classification and design.




ISO 13 477

Thermoplastics pipes for the conveyance of fluids – Determination of resistance to rapid crack propagation (RCP) – Small-scale steady-state test (S4 test).


ISO 11 357-6

Plastics – Differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) Part 6: Determination of oxidation induction time (isothermal OIT) and oxidation induction temperature (dynamic OIT).

ISO 1133

Plastics – Determination of the melt mass-flow rate (MFR) and the melt volume-flow rate (MVR) of thermoplastics.

ISO 13 479

Polyolefin pipes for the conveyance of fluids – Determination of resistance to crack propagation – Test method for slow crack growth on notched pipes (notch test).

ISO 13 953

Polyethylene(PE) pipes and fittings – Determination of the tensile strength and failure mode of test pieces from a butt-fused joint.


ISO 16 770

Plastics – Determination of environmental stress cracking (ESC) of polyethylene – Full-notch creep test (FNCT).


ISO 179

Determination of Charpy impact strength. For conducting resilience tests on rigid plastic materials in order to determine their impact fragility characteristics under standard stress conditions.

ISO 180

Determinaton of Izod impact strength. For conducting resilience tests on rigid plastic materials in order to determine their impact fragility characteristics under standard stress conditions.

ISO 19 893

Plastics piping systems – Thermoplastics pipes and fittings for hot and cold water – Test method for the resistance of mounted assemblies to temperature cycling (equivalent to EN 12 293).

ISO 2505

Thermoplastics pipes – Longitudinal reversion – Test method and parameters.



ISO 306

Plastics – Thermoplastic materials – Determination of Vicat softening temperature (VST).

ISO 3127

Thermoplastics pipes – Determination of resistance to external blows – Round-the-clock method.

ISO 3478

Polypropylene (PP) pipes – Determination of longitudinal reversion.


ISO 527

Plastics – Unplasticized cellulose acetate; determination of moisture content.

ISO 585

Plastics – Unplasticized cellulose acetate; determination of moisture content.

ISO 60

Plastics – Determination of apparent density of material that can be poured from a specified funnel.

ISO 6259

Thermoplastics pipes – Determination of tensile properties.



ISO 6964

Polyolefin pipes and fittings; Determination of carbon black content by calcination and pyrolysis; Test method and basic specification.

ISO 75

Plastics – Determination of temperature of deflection under load.



ISO 8256

Plastics – Determination of tensile-impact strength.




ISO 9852

Plastics piping systems – Unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) pipes – Test method for the resistance to dichloromethane at a specified temperature (DCMT).

ISO 9967

Thermoplastics pipes – Determination of creep ratio.




ISO 9969

Thermoplastics pipes – Determination of ring stiffness.



ISO 2506

Polyethylene pipes (PE) – Longitudinal reversion – Test methods and specification. .


ASTM D 1238

Standard test method for Melt Flow Rates of thermoplastics by extrusion plastometer.

ASTM D 1525

Standard test method for Vicat softening temperature of plastics.


ASTM D 1598

Standard test method for time-to-failure of plastic pipe under constant internal pressure.

ASTM D 1599

Standard test method for resistance to short-time hydraulic failure pressure of plastic pipe, tubing, and fittings.

ASTM D 1603

Standard test method for carbon black content in olefin plastics. 


ASTM D 1822

Standard test method for tensile-impact energy to break plastics and electrical insulating materials.

ASTM D 1895

Standard test methods for apparent density, bulk factor, and pourability of plastic materials.


ASTM D 2444

Standard test method for determination of the impact resistance of plastic pipe and fittings by means of a tup (falling weight).

ASTM D 256

Standard test methods for determining the Izod pendulum impact resistance of plastics.


ASTM D 4812

Standard test method for unnotched cantilever beam impact resistance of plastics.

ASTM D 638

Standard test method for tensile properties of plastics.


ASTM D 648

Standard test method for deflection temperature of plastics under flexural load in the edgewise position.