Copper pipe has many advantageous properties:
- Not easy breakable
- Has a high bursting strength
- It is impervious to rust, etc.
But on the same time some disadvantages exist:
- Can be frozen
- High initial cost
- Copper is a good conductor of heat, electricity and sound, it takes the same temperature as a liquid flowing in the pipe.
- Ammonia contained in some wastes tends to dissolve the copper oxide