Plastics pipes (ICS 23.040.20); Drainage systems (ICS 91.140.80); External sewage systems (ICS 93.030).
Ministerial Decree No. 103/2019 (2 pages, in Arabic) mandating the Egyptian Standard ES 1739 "Plastic piping systems for pressure and non-pressure drainage and sewerage - Glass-reinforced thermosetting plastics (GRP) systems based on unsaturated polyester (UP) resin" (70 pages, in English).
The Ministerial Decree No.103/2019 gives the producers and importers a six-month transitional period to abide by the Egyptian standard ES 1739 which specifies the properties of piping system components made from glass-reinforced thermosetting plastics (GRP) based on unsaturated polyester resin (UP), It is suited for all types of drainage and sewerage with or without pressure.
This document is applicable to GRP UP piping systems, with flexible or rigid joints with or without end thrust load-bearing capability, primarily intended for use in direct buried installations. Worth mentioning is that this standard adopts the technical content of ISO 10467/2018.