It can be use for sewerage pipes and other pipe applications where charge or vulnerability to corrosion limits the use of metal.
With the addition of impact modifiers and stabilizers, it can become a most use material for window and door frames. By adding plasticizers, it can turn to flexible enough to be used in cabling applications as a wire insulator.
It has been used in several applications.
PVC demand is expected to increase at an average annual rate of 3.9% over the next years.