Future proofing plastic pipes

December 2nd, 2021

R&D Focus Areas:
Pipeline and network operations, Pipeline materials and performance, Safety and standards

Lead Organisation:
Deakin University

Future Fuels CRC


Start date:
February 2019

Project summary description:
This project has started development of a standardised suite of tests to identify polymer/elastomeric compatibility with hydrogen and its blends and generates an understanding of the capacity for current pipeline materials (plastics and elastomeric) to transport future fuels.

Further information:
RP3.1-03 Future proofing plastic pipes


Reviewed: May 2024