PVC Cement

Hydroseal® Canada 45 Callibre PVC Cement is a clear or gray, extra heavy bodied, medium setting, high strength PVC solvent cement for all classes and schedules of pipe and fittings, including Schedule 80, with interference fit through 12 inch diameter and non-pressure applications up to 18 inch diameter. It has good gap filling properties and is recommended for solvent cementing joints where a sizable gap exists between pipe and fitting – e.g. large pipe sizes – and when more working time is required in warm weather.



This specification sheet covers the manufacturer’s requirements for Solvent Cements, Primers, Cleaners and Thread Sealants. These products meet or exceed the standards set by the American Society for Testing and Materials, the National Sanitation Foundation and the British Standards Institute.


Solvent Cements/Primers/Thread Sealants

PVC (polyvinyl chloride) and CPVC (chlorinated polyvinyl chloride) cements meet or exceed ASTM D-2564 for PVC cement and F-493 for CPVC. Primers manufactured meet or exceed ASTM F-656. Material shall contain the specified amounts of color pigment, stabilizers, and other additives approved by the National Sanitation Foundation.



All products are marked as prescribed to indicate the manufacturer’s name or trademark, size/length, and ASTM/BSE specifications. There must be clear distinguishing on those products that are required; all products shall be marked clearly with cautions and installation methods. Any expiry dates relevant shall clearly be marked on each product.



Hydroseal® Canada 45 Callibre PVC Cement can be for use on all types of PVC plastic pipe applications, Type I and Type II. It is suitable for use with potable water pressure systems, irrigation, turf, conduit, industrial pipe applications, sewer, drain, waste and vent systems.