Chemical Resistance Chart

CHEMICAL PVC PE PU SI TPR

A
Acetaldehyde A C C A
Acetic acid C A C A B
Acetic acid anhydride C A C C B
Acetone C A C B A
Acetylene A B A
Aluminum chloride solution A B A
Aluminum sulphate solution A A A A A
Ammonia (anhydrous) A A C A B
Ammonium chloride solution A C A
Ammonium hydroxide solution A A
Ammonium sulphate solution A A A A
Amylacetate A C C A
Amylalcohol C A C C A
Aniline C A C B
Asphalt A A C C C
ASTM Oil No. 1 A B C
ASTM Oil No. 3 B C C
ASTM Reference Fuel A A C
ASTM Reference Fuel B C C
ASTM Reference Fuel C C C

B
Barium hydroxide A C A A
Beer A A A A
Benzaldehyde C A C C B
Benzene C A A C B
Benzene chloride A C
Benzol C A C C C
Borax solution A A C A
Boric acid solution A A C A A
Bromine liquid (anhydrous) C C C C C
Butane C A B
Butyl acetate C A C C C
Butyraldehyde A C B
Butyric acid A C

C
Calcium bisulphate solution B A A B
Calcium chloride solution A A C A A
Calcium hydroxide solution A C A A
Calcium hypochlorite solution (20%) A C B A
Calcium hypochlorite solution (5%) A C B A
Carbon dioxide A B A B
Carbon disulphide C A C B
Carbon monoxide A A C
Carbon tetrachloride C A C C C
Caustic potash (see potassium hydroxide)
Caustic soda (see sodium hydroxide)
Chlorine gas (dry) C B B C
Chlorine gas (moist) C B C C
Chloroacetic acid A C C A
Chlorobenzene C A B C C
Chloroform C C C C C
Chlorosulphonic acid C C C C
Chromic acide (10-50%) B C C C
Citric acid solution A A C A A
Cotton seed oil A A A A
Creosote A C
Cupric chloride solution A A A
Cupric sulphate solution C A A
Cyclohexane C A A C C

D  
Dibutyl phthalate A A A
Diethyl ether A C C
Diethyl sebacate C B
Dioctyl phthalate A C C B
Dowtherm A C C

E

Epichlorohydrin A C B
Ethanol A B A A
Ether A C C
Ethyl alcohol A B A A
Ethyl chloride A B C B
Ethylacetate C A C B A
Ethylacetate dichloride C A C B B
Ethylacetate glycol A A A
Ethylacetate oxide A C
Exxon 2380 lubricating oil C

F

Ferric chloride solution A A A A
Fluorosilicic acid A C C B
Formaldehyde (40%) C A C A
Formic acid A C B A
FREON 11 A C C
FREON 113 A C
FREON 114 A C
FREON 12 A C B
FREON 22 A C C
Furfurol A C B
Fyrquel 220 (hydraulic fluid)

G

Glue A A A
Glycerine (90%) A A C A A
Grease A C C

H

Hydrazine (diamide) C A
Hydrochloric acid (20%) B A C B B
Hydrochloric acid (37%) B A C B A
Hydrofluoric acid (48%) A C B
Hydrofluoric acid (75%) A C C
Hydrofluoric acid (anhydrous) A C C
Hydrogen B C A A
Hydrogen cyanide A
Hydrogen peroxide (90%) B C B
Hydrogen sulphide A B A
Iso-octane C A B C C
Iso-propyl alcohol C A C A B
Iso-propyl ether B C C

J

JP-4 C
JP-5 C
JP-6 C

K

Kerosene A A C C

L

Lactic acid C A A A A
Linseed oil A B B

M

Magnesium chloride solution B A C A A
Magnesium hydroxide solution A A
Mercuric chloride solution B A A
Mercury C A A A A
Methanol C A C A A
Methyl alcohol C A C A A
Methylene chloride C A C B
Methylethyl ketone (MEK) C A C A
Mineral oil C A B A C
Mobil XRM 206A

N

n-hexane C A A C C
Naphthalene C A C C C
Naptha C A C C C
Nitric acid (10%) A C B B
Nitric acid (30%) A C B B
Nitric acid (60%) C C C C
Nitric acid (70%) C C C C
Nitric acid (fuming) C C C
Nitrobenzene C A C C A
O
Oleic acid A B
Oleum (20-25%) C C C C C

P

Palmitic acid A B B
Perchloroethylene C A C B C
Phenol C A C C B
Phosphoric acid (20%) A A C A
Phosphoric acid (60%) A A C C A
Phosphoric acid (70%) B A C C A
Phosphoric acid (85%) B A C C A
Pickling solution 17% Nitric acid
4% Hydrofluoric acid
C
Pickling solution 20% Nitric acid
4% Hydrofluoric acid
C
Picrinic acid A B C B
Potassium dichromate solution A A C C A
Potassium dichromate solution (dilute) A A
Pydraul 312C C C
Pyridine C A C C B

Q

QFI-2023 (Silicone brake fluid) A
Quick silver (mercury) A A A A A

R

Ricinol (Ricinus oil) A A B

S

SAE Oil No. 10 C
Sea water A A A
Shell Turbine Oil 307 C
Silicone grease A A C A
Skydrol 500 C B A
Skylube 450
Soap solution A A A A A
Sodium chloride solution A C A A
Sodium dichromate (20%) C A A
Sodium hydroxide (20%) A B A
Sodium hydroxide (46.5%) A B A
Sodium hydroxide (50%) A B A
Sodium hydroxide (73%) A B A
Sodium hypochlorite (20%) B B C B A
Sodium hypochlorite (5%) A B C B A
Sodium peroxide solution C C A
Soya bean oil C A A C
Stannic chloride A C
Stannic chloride (15%) A C B
Steam C C A
Stearic acid A A A A B
Styrene C A C C C
Sulphur (molten) A A B A A
Sulphur dioxide gas A A C A A
Sulphur dioxide liquid A A C A
Sulphur trioxide C C B B
Sulphuric acid (10-50%) B A C B
Sulphuric acid (5-10%) A A C A A
Sulphuric acid (50-80%) C A C C
Sulphuric acid (60%) C A C C
Sulphuric acid (90%) C C C C
Sulphuric acid (95%) C C C C
Sulphuric acid (< 5%) A A C A A
Sulphuric acid (fuming, 20% oleum) C C C C C
Sulphurous acid C C
Sunoco XS-820 (EP Grease) C

T

Tannic acid A A B A
Tartaric acid A A B
Tetrahydrofuran C A C C C
Toluene C A C C C
Tributylphosphate A C
Trichloroethylene C C C B C
Tricresylphosphate A B C A
Triethanolamine C A C A
Trisodium phosphate solution B A A
Tung oil C
Turpentine C A C C C

V

Varnish C

W

Water A A C A A

X

Xylene C A C C C

Z

Zinc chloride solution A A C A