International Plumbing Code 2009
2009 International Plumbing Code provides comprehensive minimum regulations for plumbing facilities in terms of both performance and prescriptive objectives and provides for the acceptance of new and innovative products, materials and systems. Includes the 2009 International Private Sewage Disposal Code, a companion to the IPC that includes provisions for design, installation and inspection of private sewage disposal systems, and provides flexibility in the development of safe and sanitary systems. This 2009 International Plumbing Code formatted as a paperback, provides many benefits to architects, engineers, builders, contractors, Fire service professionals, Code officials, manufacturers and others. Adopted by most U. S. cities.
With an emphasis on design and installation for optimum performance, the 2009 International Plumbing Code sets forth established requirements for plumbing systems. This important reference guide includes provisions for fixtures, piping, fittings, and devices, as well as design and installation methods for water supply, sanitary drainage, and storm drainage. New to the 2009 edition of the code is the inclusion of the 2009 International Private Sewage Disposal Code, a companion guide that offers additional provisions for the design, installation, and inspection of private sewage disposal systems. Using both prescriptive- and performance-related specifications, this code provides comprehensive minimum regulations for a variety of plumbing facilities, facilitating the design and acceptance of new and innovative products, materials, and systems.