Originally Posted by CAPT Stream Rotar
We used to take pvc into the ground. but as I learned here pvc is not uv resistant. My boss loves seeing and installs copper into the ground.
I agree copper or brass or (shudder) galvy, above ground. That said, wrap your above ground PVC (SCH 80 or 40 of course) with pipe wrap at 40 mil and it will be fine.