Polymer Data File:
Whilst we try to ensure that this table is as accurate as possible we cannot guarantee that the data contained in the tables is accurate for all blends and grades of PB. In all cases the supplier of the material should be contacted to determine the exact chemical resistance of the material.
A B C D E F G H I L M N O P S T U V W Y Z
R = Resistant
LR = Limited Resistance
NR = Not Recommended
ND = No Data
20oC 60oC 100oC Acetaldehyde NR NR ND Acetic acid (10%) R R ND Acetic acid (glac./anh.) R NR ND Acetic anhydride NR NR ND Aceto-acetic ester ND ND ND Acetone R R ND Other ketones NR ND ND Acetonitrile ND ND ND Acetylene R NR ND Acetyl salicylic acid ND ND ND Acid fumes ND ND ND Alcohols R R ND Aliphatic esters NR NR ND Alkyl chlorides ND ND ND Alum R NR ND Aluminium chloride R R ND Aluminium sulphate R NR ND Ammonia, anhydrous R R ND Ammonia, aqueous R R ND Ammonium chloride R R ND Amyl acetate R ND ND Aniline R R ND Antimony trichloride R R ND Aqua regia NR NR ND Aromatic solvents NR NR ND Ascorbic acid ND ND ND Beer R R ND Benzaldehyde ND ND ND Benzene NR NR ND Benzoic acid R R ND Benzoyl peroxide ND ND ND Boric acid R R ND Brines, saturated R R ND Bromide (K) solution R ND ND Bromine NR NR ND Bromine liquid, tech. NR NR ND Bromine water, saturated aqueous R NR ND Butyl acetate ND ND ND Calcium chloride R R ND Carbon disulphide ND ND ND Carbonic acid R R ND Carbon tetrachloride NR NR ND Caustic soda & potash R R ND Cellulose paint ND ND ND Chlorates of Na, K, Ba R R ND Chlorine, dry NR NR ND Chlorine, wet NR NR ND Chlorides of Na, K, Ba R R ND Chloroacetic acid NR NR ND Chlorobenzene NR NR ND Chloroform R NR ND Chlorosulphonic acid ND NR ND Chromic acid (80%) R R ND Citric acid R R ND Copper salts (most) R R ND Cresylic acids (50%) NR NR ND Cyclohexane ND ND ND Detergents, synthetic ND ND ND Emulsifiers, concentrated ND ND ND Esters ND ND ND Ether NR NR ND Fatty acids (>C6) R R ND Ferric chloride R R ND Ferrous sulphate R R ND Fluorinated refrigerants R R ND Fluorine, dry R NR ND Flourine, wet R NR ND Fluorosilic acid R R ND Formaldehyde (40%) R R ND Formic acid R R ND Fruit juices R R ND Gelatine R R ND Glycerine R R ND Glycols R R ND Glycol, ethylene R R ND Glycolic acid ND ND ND Hexamethylene diamine ND ND ND Hexamine ND ND ND Hydrazine ND ND ND Hydrobromic acid (50%) R R ND Hydrochloric acid (10%) R R ND Hydrochloric acid (conc.) R R ND Hydrocyanic acid R R ND Hydrofluoric acid (40%) R R ND Hydrofluoric acid (75%) R R ND Hydrogen peroxide (30%) R R ND Hydrogen peroxide (30 - 90%) NR NR ND Hydrogen sulphide R R ND Hypochlorites R R ND Hypochlorites (Na 12-14%) R R ND Iso-butyl-acetate ND ND ND Lactic acid (90%) R R ND Lead acetate R R ND Lead perchlorate ND ND ND Lime (CaO) R R ND Maleic acid R R ND Manganate, potassium (K) R R ND Meat juices ND ND ND Mercuric chloride R R ND Mercury R R ND Methanol R R ND Methylene chloride ND ND ND Milk products R R ND Moist air R R ND Molasses R R ND Monoethanolamine ND ND ND Naptha R NR ND Napthalene R NR ND Nickel salts R R ND Nitrates of Na, K and NH3 R R ND Nitric acid (<25%) NR NR ND Nitric acid (50%) NR NR ND Nitric acid (90%) NR NR ND Nitric acid (fuming) NR NR ND Nitrite (Na) ND ND ND Nitrobenzene ND ND ND Oils, diesel R R ND Oils, essential R R ND Oils, lubricating + aromatic additives ND ND ND Oils, mineral R NR ND Oils, vegetable and animal R R ND Oxalic acid R R ND Ozone ND ND ND Paraffin wax R R ND Perchloric acid R NR ND Petroleum spirits ND ND ND Phenol R R ND Phosphoric acid (20%) R R ND Phosphoric acid (50%) R R ND Phosphoric acid (95%) ND ND ND Phosphorous chlorides ND ND ND Phosphorous pentoxide ND ND ND Phthalic acid ND ND ND Picric acid R R ND Pyridine ND ND ND Salicyl aldehyde ND ND ND Sea water R R ND Silicic acid R R ND Silicone fluids ND ND ND Silver nitrate R NR ND Sodium carbonate R R ND Sodium peroxide ND ND ND Sodium silicate R R ND Sodium sulphide R R ND Stannic chloride R R ND Starch ND ND ND Sugar, syrups & jams R R ND Sulphamic acid ND ND ND Sulphates (Na, K, Mg, Ca) R R ND Sulphites R R ND Sulphonic acids R R ND Sulphur R R ND Sulphur dioxide, dry R R ND Sulphur dioxide, wet R NR ND Sulphur dioxide (96%) R R ND Sulphur trioxide R NR ND Sulphuric acid (<50%) R NR ND Sulphuric acid (70%) R NR ND Sulphuric acid (95%) R R ND Sulphuric acid, fuming NR NR ND Sulphur chlorides ND ND ND Tallow R R ND Tannic acid (10%) R R ND Tartaric acid R R ND Trichlorethylene NR NR ND Urea (30%) R R ND Vinegar R R ND Water, distilled. R R ND Water, soft R R ND Water, hard R R ND Wetting agents (<5%) ND ND ND Yeast ND ND ND Zinc chloride R R ND
Last edited: 11/03/10
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