uponor hygienic drinking water delivery


Uponor plumbing systems- drinking water

Drinking water is an essential part of life

Everyone needs water: plants, animals and of course people too. The average person in a private household consumes about 250 litres of fresh water per day.

This is why hygienic drinking water delivery is crucial for our health and quality of life. With this in mind, Uponor are on hand to supply a safe and reliable plumbing solution for a hygienically flawless supply.


Drinking water systems and hygiene

Uponor pipe and fittings fulfill local standards

Uponor pipes and fittings are regulated in Germany according to the guideline VDI/DVGW 6023 "Hygiene in drinking water deliveries. Requirements for planning, execution, operation and maintenance".

The most important points are:

  • Low water content
  • Stagnation-free operation
  • Regular exchange of water in the plumbing water system

In the UK, WRAS approval has been obtained on this range for added peace of mind.


multilayer pipe system

How you benefit from Uponor pipe and fittings

Solutions for commercial buildings
  • Optimal hygiene
  • Pipes and fittingsconform with Drinking Water Ordinance
  • Fewer fittings are required in an installation
  • Optimised pressure loss


Solutions for residential buildings
  • Hygienically safe drinking water mainly used to supply potable water to single family homes, farms and cottages
  • Sound protection
  • Steady water flow
  • Comfortable usage