Uponor’s First-ever Radiant Cooling Summit Provides In-depth Exposure to Technology
Uponor Launches New Website for Radiant, Plumbing and Fire Sprinkler Professionals
Milwaukee® Announces Partnership with Uponor
Uponor Expands Presence in Pre-insulated Pipe Market, Hires Ecoflex® National Account Manager
Uponor Unveils Contemporary Training Center and Enhanced Course Offering
Uponor First PEX Manufacturer to Offer 3" Tubing for Commercial Potable Plumbing Applications
Uponor Offers Free Factory Training For October 2009 Only
Industry-first 2" Wirsbo hePEX™ Expansion Joint Kit Saves 50% on Install Time, Costs, Connections
Uponor Introduces AquaPEX® Reclaimed Water Tubing for Greywater Systems
Uponor Releases June through December 2009
Factory Training Schedule
Uponor’s New Lakeville, Minn., Distribution Center Receives Best in Real Estate Award
California PEX Microsite Educates Consumers and Builders on the Superior Plumbing Alternative
Uponor First to Offer Complete Lead-free Plumbing Solution from Inlet to Faucet
Uponor Releases 2009 Webinar Schedule,
Featuring Radiant Industry Expert Robert Bean
New Sustainable 285,000-square-foot Uponor Distribution Center Opens in Lakeville, Minn.
Pre-insulated AquaPEX® Helps Meet Energy-code Requirements; Saves Up to 37% on Install Costs
Uponor Receives Training and Development Grant
In Conjunction with Local Technical College
New 2" Corded Expander Tool Offers Unlimited Power Potential for Commercial PEX Applications
PEX Tubing Added to California Plumbing Code;
CBSC Approves Environmental Impact Report
Uponor Joins Fix Housing First Coalition to Help Stimulate Housing Market and Revive Economy
Uponor Ecoflex® Pre-insulated Pipe Now Available in Three Different ASTM Sizes
Uponor Releases Second Half of 2009 Factory Training Schedule for Canada
Uponor First to Offer Lead-free Brass Fire Sprinkler Adapter for Multipurpose Systems
Easier to install and more cost-effective compared with traditional stainless-steel fire sprinkler adapters, the ProPEX® Lead-free* Brass Fire Sprinkler Adapter from Uponor is an industry-first. Made of lead-free brass to effectively meet state lead-level legislation and conform to NSF Annex G for lead-free plumbing requirements, the new adapter provides easier installation on a variety of mounting surfaces.
“The new ProPEX Lead-free Brass Fire Sprinkler Adapter offers installers flexible pre-assembly and mounting options with no blocking required,” says Jayson Drake, senior product manager, Plumbing and Fire Safety, at Uponor.
Available in ¾" and 1" tees, each assembly requires a mounting bracket and a push-on locking nut (sold separately). The adapter also features Uponor’s proven, cold-expansion ProPEX fitting system for strong, durable and reliable connections without the need for torches, glues, solvents or gauges.
*Per NSF Annex G, lead-free products contain no more than 0.25% weighted average lead content on wetted surfaces.
Uponor, Inc. is a leading supplier of plumbing, fire safety and radiant heating and cooling systems for the residential and commercial building markets in the United States. Uponor, Inc. employs 380 people at its North American headquarters in Apple Valley, Minn. For more information, visit www.uponor-usa.com or call (800) 321-4739.
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