Chemicals and their compatibility with Viton®
 
Chemical Compatibility
 Acetaldehyde D-Severe Effect
 Acetamide B-Good
 Acetate Solvent D-Severe Effect
 Acetic Acid B-Good
 Acetic Acid 20% B-Good
 Acetic Acid 80% B-Good
 Acetic Acid, Glacial D-Severe Effect
 Acetic Anhydride D-Severe Effect
 Acetone D-Severe Effect
 Acetyl Bromide N/A
 Acetyl Chloride (dry) A-Excellent
 Acetylene A-Excellent
 Acrylonitrile D-Severe Effect
 Adipic Acid A-Excellent
 Alcohols:Amyl A-Excellent
 Alcohols:Benzyl A-Excellent
 Alcohols:Butyl A-Excellent
 Alcohols:Diacetone D-Severe Effect
 Alcohols:Ethyl A-Excellent
 Alcohols:Hexyl C-Fair
 Alcohols:Isobutyl A-Excellent
 Alcohols:Isopropyl A-Excellent
 Alcohols:Methyl C-Fair
 Alcohols:Octyl B-Good
 Alcohols:Propyl A-Excellent
 Aluminum Chloride A-Excellent
 Aluminum Chloride 20% A-Excellent
 Aluminum Fluoride A-Excellent
 Aluminum Hydroxide A-Excellent
 Aluminum Nitrate A-Excellent
 Aluminum Potassium Sulfate 10% A-Excellent
 Aluminum Potassium Sulfate 100% A-Excellent
 Aluminum Sulfate A-Excellent
 Alums A-Excellent
 Amines D-Severe Effect
 Ammonia 10% D-Severe Effect
 Ammonia Nitrate D-Severe Effect
 Ammonia, anhydrous D-Severe Effect
 Ammonia, liquid D-Severe Effect
 Ammonium Acetate A-Excellent
 Ammonium Bifluoride A-Excellent
 Ammonium Carbonate A-Excellent
 Ammonium Caseinate N/A
 Ammonium Chloride A-Excellent
 Ammonium Hydroxide B-Good
 Ammonium Nitrate A-Excellent
 Ammonium Oxalate N/A
 Ammonium Persulfate A-Excellent
 Ammonium Phosphate, Dibasic A-Excellent
 Ammonium Phosphate, Monobasic A-Excellent
 Ammonium Phosphate, Tribasic A-Excellent
 Ammonium Sulfate A-Excellent
 Ammonium Sulfite D-Severe Effect
 Ammonium Thiosulfate N/A
 Amyl Acetate D-Severe Effect
 Amyl Alcohol A-Excellent
 Amyl Chloride B-Good
 Aniline A-Excellent
 Aniline Hydrochloride A-Excellent
 Antifreeze A-Excellent
 Antimony Trichloride A-Excellent
 Aqua Regia (80% HCl, 20% HNO3) B-Good
 Arochlor 1248 A-Excellent
 Aromatic Hydrocarbons A-Excellent
 Arsenic Acid A-Excellent
 Arsenic Salts A-Excellent
 Asphalt A-Excellent
 Barium Carbonate A-Excellent
 Barium Chloride A-Excellent
 Barium Cyanide A-Excellent
 Barium Hydroxide A-Excellent
 Barium Nitrate A-Excellent
 Barium Sulfate A-Excellent
 Barium Sulfide A-Excellent
 Beer A-Excellent
 Beet Sugar Liquids A-Excellent
 Benzaldehyde D-Severe Effect
 Benzene A-Excellent
 Benzene Sulfonic Acid A-Excellent
 Benzoic Acid A-Excellent
 Benzol A-Excellent
 Benzonitrile N/A
 Benzyl Chloride A-Excellent
 Bleaching Liquors A-Excellent
 Borax (Sodium Borate) A-Excellent
 Boric Acid A-Excellent
 Brewery Slop A-Excellent
 Bromine A-Excellent
 Butadiene B-Good
 Butane A-Excellent
 Butanol (Butyl Alcohol) A-Excellent
 Butter A-Excellent
 Buttermilk A-Excellent
 Butyl Amine D-Severe Effect
 Butyl Ether D-Severe Effect
 Butyl Phthalate C-Fair
 Butylacetate D-Severe Effect
 Butylene A-Excellent
 Butyric Acid B-Good
 Calcium Bisulfate N/A
 Calcium Bisulfide A-Excellent
 Calcium Bisulfite A-Excellent
 Calcium Carbonate A-Excellent
 Calcium Chlorate A-Excellent
 Calcium Chloride A-Excellent
 Calcium Hydroxide A-Excellent
 Calcium Hypochlorite A-Excellent
 Calcium Nitrate A-Excellent
 Calcium Oxide B-Good
 Calcium Sulfate A-Excellent
 Calgon A-Excellent
 Cane Juice A-Excellent
 Carbolic Acid (Phenol) A-Excellent
 Carbon Bisulfide A-Excellent
 Carbon Dioxide (dry) B-Good
 Carbon Dioxide (wet) B-Good
 Carbon Disulfide A-Excellent
 Carbon Monoxide A-Excellent
 Carbon Tetrachloride A-Excellent
 Carbon Tetrachloride (dry) A-Excellent
 Carbon Tetrachloride (wet) N/A
 Carbonated Water A-Excellent
 Carbonic Acid A-Excellent
 Catsup A-Excellent
 Chloric Acid N/A
 Chlorinated Glue A-Excellent
 Chlorine (dry) A-Excellent
 Chlorine Water A-Excellent
 Chlorine, Anhydrous Liquid A-Excellent
 Chloroacetic Acid D-Severe Effect
 Chlorobenzene (Mono) A-Excellent
 Chlorobromomethane A-Excellent
 Chloroform A-Excellent
 Chlorosulfonic Acid D-Severe Effect
 Chocolate Syrup A-Excellent
 Chromic Acid 10% B-Good
 Chromic Acid 30% A-Excellent
 Chromic Acid 5% A-Excellent
 Chromic Acid 50% A-Excellent
 Chromium Salts N/A
 Cider A-Excellent
 Citric Acid A-Excellent
 Citric Oils A-Excellent
 Clorox® (Bleach) A-Excellent
 Coffee A-Excellent
 Copper Chloride A-Excellent
 Copper Cyanide A-Excellent
 Copper Fluoborate A-Excellent
 Copper Nitrate A-Excellent
 Copper Sulfate >5% A-Excellent
 Copper Sulfate 5% A-Excellent
 Cream A-Excellent
 Cresols A-Excellent
 Cresylic Acid A-Excellent
 Cupric Acid A-Excellent
 Cyanic Acid A-Excellent
 Cyclohexane A-Excellent
 Cyclohexanone D-Severe Effect
 Detergents A-Excellent
 Diacetone Alcohol D-Severe Effect
 Dichlorobenzene C-Fair
 Dichloroethane C-Fair
 Diesel Fuel A-Excellent
 Diethyl Ether D-Severe Effect
 Diethylamine A-Excellent
 Diethylene Glycol A-Excellent
 Dimethyl Aniline D-Severe Effect
 Dimethyl Formamide C-Fair
 Diphenyl A-Excellent
 Diphenyl Oxide A-Excellent
 Dyes A-Excellent
 Epsom Salts (Magnesium Sulfate) A-Excellent
 Ethane A-Excellent
 Ethanol A-Excellent
 Ethanolamine D-Severe Effect
 Ether C-Fair
 Ethyl Acetate D-Severe Effect
 Ethyl Benzoate A-Excellent
 Ethyl Chloride A-Excellent
 Ethyl Ether D-Severe Effect
 Ethyl Sulfate A-Excellent
 Ethylene Bromide A-Excellent
 Ethylene Chloride B-Good
 Ethylene Chlorohydrin A-Excellent
 Ethylene Diamine B-Good
 Ethylene Dichloride A-Excellent
 Ethylene Glycol A-Excellent
 Ethylene Oxide D-Severe Effect
 Fatty Acids A-Excellent
 Ferric Chloride A-Excellent
 Ferric Nitrate A-Excellent
 Ferric Sulfate A-Excellent
 Ferrous Chloride A-Excellent
 Ferrous Sulfate B-Good
 Fluoboric Acid B-Good
 Fluorine C-Fair
 Fluosilicic Acid B-Good
 Formaldehyde 100% D-Severe Effect
 Formaldehyde 40% A-Excellent
 Formic Acid C-Fair
 Freon 113 B-Good
 Freon 12 B-Good
 Freon 22 D-Severe Effect
 Freon TF B-Good
 Freon® 11 B-Good
 Fruit Juice A-Excellent
 Fuel Oils A-Excellent
 Furan Resin D-Severe Effect
 Furfural D-Severe Effect
 Gallic Acid A-Excellent
 Gasoline (high-aromatic) A-Excellent
 Gasoline, leaded, ref. A-Excellent
 Gasoline, unleaded A-Excellent
 Gelatin A-Excellent
 Glucose A-Excellent
 Glue, P.V.A. B-Good
 Glycerin A-Excellent
 Glycolic Acid A-Excellent
 Gold Monocyanide A-Excellent
 Grape Juice A-Excellent
 Grease A-Excellent
 Heptane A-Excellent
 Hexane A-Excellent
 Honey A-Excellent
 Hydraulic Oil (Petro) A-Excellent
 Hydraulic Oil (Synthetic) A-Excellent
 Hydrazine A-Excellent
 Hydrobromic Acid 100% A-Excellent
 Hydrobromic Acid 20% A-Excellent
 Hydrochloric Acid 100% A-Excellent
 Hydrochloric Acid 20% A-Excellent
 Hydrochloric Acid 37% A-Excellent
 Hydrochloric Acid, Dry Gas N/A
 Hydrocyanic Acid A-Excellent
 Hydrocyanic Acid (Gas 10%) A-Excellent
 Hydrofluoric Acid 100% B-Good
 Hydrofluoric Acid 20% A-Excellent
 Hydrofluoric Acid 50% B-Good
 Hydrofluoric Acid 75% B-Good
 Hydrofluosilicic Acid 100% A-Excellent
 Hydrofluosilicic Acid 20% A-Excellent
 Hydrogen Gas A-Excellent
 Hydrogen Peroxide 10% A-Excellent
 Hydrogen Peroxide 100% A-Excellent
 Hydrogen Peroxide 30% A-Excellent
 Hydrogen Peroxide 50% A-Excellent
 Hydrogen Sulfide (aqua) D-Severe Effect
 Hydrogen Sulfide (dry) D-Severe Effect
 Hydroquinone B-Good
 Hydroxyacetic Acid 70% A-Excellent
 Ink A-Excellent
 Iodine A-Excellent
 Iodine (in alcohol) N/A
 Iodoform N/A
 Isooctane A-Excellent
 Isopropyl Acetate D-Severe Effect
 Isopropyl Ether D-Severe Effect
 Isotane A-Excellent
 Jet Fuel (JP3, JP4, JP5) A-Excellent
 Kerosene A-Excellent
 Ketones D-Severe Effect
 Lacquer Thinners D-Severe Effect
 Lacquers D-Severe Effect
 Lactic Acid A-Excellent
 Lard A-Excellent
 Latex A-Excellent
 Lead Acetate D-Severe Effect
 Lead Nitrate A-Excellent
 Lead Sulfamate A-Excellent
 Ligroin A-Excellent
 Lime A-Excellent
 Linoleic Acid B-Good
 Lithium Chloride A-Excellent
 Lithium Hydroxide N/A
 Lubricants A-Excellent
 Lye: Ca(OH)2 Calcium Hydroxide B-Good
 Lye: KOH Potassium Hydroxide B-Good
 Lye: NaOH Sodium Hydroxide B-Good
 Magnesium Bisulfate N/A
 Magnesium Carbonate A-Excellent
 Magnesium Chloride A-Excellent
 Magnesium Hydroxide A-Excellent
 Magnesium Nitrate A-Excellent
 Magnesium Oxide C-Fair
 Magnesium Sulfate (Epsom Salts) A-Excellent
 Maleic Acid A-Excellent
 Maleic Anhydride A-Excellent
 Malic Acid A-Excellent
 Manganese Sulfate A-Excellent
 Mash A-Excellent
 Mayonnaise A-Excellent
 Melamine A-Excellent
 Mercuric Chloride (dilute) A-Excellent
 Mercuric Cyanide A-Excellent
 Mercurous Nitrate A-Excellent
 Mercury A-Excellent
 Methane A-Excellent
 Methanol (Methyl Alcohol) C-Fair
 Methyl Acetate D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Acetone D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Acrylate D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Alcohol 10% C-Fair
 Methyl Bromide A-Excellent
 Methyl Butyl Ketone D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Cellosolve D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Chloride A-Excellent
 Methyl Dichloride A-Excellent
 Methyl Ethyl Ketone D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Ethyl Ketone Peroxide D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Isobutyl Ketone D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Isopropyl Ketone D-Severe Effect
 Methyl Methacrylate D-Severe Effect
 Methylamine D-Severe Effect
 Methylene Chloride B-Good
 Milk A-Excellent
 Mineral Spirits A-Excellent
 Molasses A-Excellent
 Monochloroacetic acid C-Fair
 Monoethanolamine D-Severe Effect
 Morpholine N/A
 Motor oil N/A
 Mustard D-Severe Effect
 Naphtha A-Excellent
 Naphthalene A-Excellent
 Natural Gas A-Excellent
 Nickel Chloride A-Excellent
 Nickel Nitrate A-Excellent
 Nickel Sulfate A-Excellent
 Nitrating Acid (<15% HNO3) N/A
 Nitrating Acid (>15% H2SO4) N/A
 Nitrating Acid (Š1% Acid) N/A
 Nitrating Acid (Š15% H2SO4) N/A
 Nitric Acid (20%) A-Excellent
 Nitric Acid (50%) A-Excellent
 Nitric Acid (5-10%) A-Excellent
 Nitric Acid (Concentrated) A-Excellent
 Nitrobenzene B-Good
 Nitrogen Fertilizer N/A
 Nitromethane D-Severe Effect
 Nitrous Acid B-Good
 Nitrous Oxide B-Good
 Oils:Aniline C-Fair
 Oils:Anise N/A
 Oils:Bay A-Excellent
 Oils:Bone A-Excellent
 Oils:Castor A-Excellent
 Oils:Cinnamon A-Excellent
 Oils:Citric A-Excellent
 Oils:Clove A-Excellent
 Oils:Coconut A-Excellent
 Oils:Cod Liver A-Excellent
 Oils:Corn B-Good
 Oils:Cottonseed A-Excellent
 Oils:Creosote A-Excellent
 Oils:Diesel Fuel (20, 30, 40, 50) A-Excellent
 Oils:Fuel (1, 2, 3, 5A, 5B, 6) B-Good
 Oils:Ginger A-Excellent
 Oils:Hydraulic Oil (Petro) A-Excellent
 Oils:Hydraulic Oil (Synthetic) A-Excellent
 Oils:Lemon A-Excellent
 Oils:Linseed A-Excellent
 Oils:Mineral A-Excellent
 Oils:Olive A-Excellent
 Oils:Orange A-Excellent
 Oils:Palm A-Excellent
 Oils:Peanut A-Excellent
 Oils:Peppermint A-Excellent
 Oils:Pine A-Excellent
 Oils:Rapeseed A-Excellent
 Oils:Rosin A-Excellent
 Oils:Sesame Seed A-Excellent
 Oils:Silicone A-Excellent
 Oils:Soybean A-Excellent
 Oils:Sperm (whale) A-Excellent
 Oils:Tanning A-Excellent
 Oils:Transformer A-Excellent
 Oils:Turbine A-Excellent
 Oleic Acid B-Good
 Oleum 100% A-Excellent
 Oleum 25% A-Excellent
 Oxalic Acid (cold) A-Excellent
 Ozone A-Excellent
 Palmitic Acid A-Excellent
 Paraffin B-Good
 Pentane A-Excellent
 Perchloric Acid A-Excellent
 Perchloroethylene A-Excellent
 Petrolatum A-Excellent
 Petroleum A-Excellent
 Phenol (10%) A-Excellent
 Phenol (Carbolic Acid) A-Excellent
 Phosphoric Acid (>40%) A-Excellent
 Phosphoric Acid (crude) A-Excellent
 Phosphoric Acid (molten) N/A
 Phosphoric Acid (Š40%) A-Excellent
 Phosphoric Acid Anhydride N/A
 Phosphorus N/A
 Phosphorus Trichloride A-Excellent
 Photographic Developer A-Excellent
 Photographic Solutions B-Good
 Phthalic Acid A-Excellent
 Phthalic Anhydride A-Excellent
 Picric Acid A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Antimony Plating 130°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Arsenic Plating 110°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Brass Plating:     High-Speed Brass Bath 110°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Brass Plating:     Regular Brass Bath 100°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Bronze Plating:     Cu-Cd Bronze Bath R.T. A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Bronze Plating:     Cu-Sn Bronze Bath 160°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Bronze Plating:     Cu-Zn Bronze Bath 100°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Cadmium Plating:     Cyanide Bath 90°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Cadmium Plating:     Fluoborate Bath 100°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Chromium Plating:     Barrel Chrome Bath 95°F C-Fair
 Plating Solutions,   Chromium Plating:     Black Chrome Bath 115°F C-Fair
 Plating Solutions,   Chromium Plating:     Chromic-Sulfuric Bath 130°F C-Fair
 Plating Solutions,   Chromium Plating:     Fluoride Bath 130°F C-Fair
 Plating Solutions,   Chromium Plating:     Fluosilicate Bath 95°F C-Fair
 Plating Solutions,   Copper Plating (Acid):     Copper Fluoborate Bath 120°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Copper Plating (Acid):     Copper Sulfate Bath R.T. A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Copper Plating (Cyanide):     Copper Strike Bath 120°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Copper Plating (Cyanide):     High-Speed Bath 180°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Copper Plating (Cyanide):     Rochelle Salt Bath 150°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Copper Plating (Misc):     Copper (Electroless) A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Copper Plating (Misc):     Copper Pyrophosphate A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Gold Plating:     Acid 75°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Gold Plating:     Cyanide 150°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Gold Plating:     Neutral 75°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Indium Sulfamate Plating R.T. A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Iron Plating:     Ferrous Am Sulfate Bath 150°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Iron Plating:     Ferrous Chloride Bath 190°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Iron Plating:     Ferrous Sulfate Bath 150°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Iron Plating:     Fluoborate Bath 145°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Iron Plating:     Sulfamate 140°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Iron Plating:     Sulfate-Chloride Bath 160°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Lead Fluoborate Plating A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Nickel Plating:     Electroless 200°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Nickel Plating:     Fluoborate 100-170°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Nickel Plating:     High-Chloride 130-160°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Nickel Plating:     Sulfamate 100-140°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Nickel Plating:     Watts Type 115-160°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Rhodium Plating 120°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Silver Plating 80-120°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Tin-Fluoborate Plating 100°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Tin-Lead Plating 100°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Zinc Plating:     Acid Chloride 140°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Zinc Plating:     Acid Fluoborate Bath R.T. A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Zinc Plating:     Acid Sulfate Bath 150°F A-Excellent
 Plating Solutions,   Zinc Plating:     Alkaline Cyanide Bath R.T. A-Excellent
 Potash (Potassium Carbonate) A-Excellent
 Potassium Bicarbonate A-Excellent
 Potassium Bromide A-Excellent
 Potassium Chlorate A-Excellent
 Potassium Chloride A-Excellent
 Potassium Chromate A-Excellent
 Potassium Cyanide Solutions A-Excellent
 Potassium Dichromate A-Excellent
 Potassium Ferricyanide A-Excellent
 Potassium Ferrocyanide A-Excellent
 Potassium Hydroxide (Caustic Potash) B-Good
 Potassium Hypochlorite N/A
 Potassium Iodide A-Excellent
 Potassium Nitrate A-Excellent
 Potassium Oxalate N/A
 Potassium Permanganate A-Excellent
 Potassium Sulfate A-Excellent
 Potassium Sulfide A-Excellent
 Propane (liquefied) A-Excellent
 Propylene A-Excellent
 Propylene Glycol A-Excellent
 Pyridine D-Severe Effect
 Pyrogallic Acid A-Excellent
 Resorcinal A-Excellent
 Rosins A-Excellent
 Rum A-Excellent
 Rust Inhibitors A-Excellent
 Salad Dressings A-Excellent
 Salicylic Acid A-Excellent
 Salt Brine (NaCl saturated) A-Excellent
 Sea Water A-Excellent
 Shellac (Bleached) A-Excellent
 Shellac (Orange) A-Excellent
 Silicone A-Excellent
 Silver Bromide N/A
 Silver Nitrate A-Excellent
 Soap Solutions A-Excellent
 Soda Ash (see Sodium Carbonate) A-Excellent
 Sodium Acetate D-Severe Effect
 Sodium Aluminate A-Excellent
 Sodium Benzoate A-Excellent
 Sodium Bicarbonate A-Excellent
 Sodium Bisulfate A-Excellent
 Sodium Bisulfite A-Excellent
 Sodium Borate (Borax) A-Excellent
 Sodium Bromide A-Excellent
 Sodium Carbonate A-Excellent
 Sodium Chlorate A-Excellent
 Sodium Chloride A-Excellent
 Sodium Chromate A-Excellent
 Sodium Cyanide A-Excellent
 Sodium Ferrocyanide A-Excellent
 Sodium Fluoride A-Excellent
 Sodium Hydrosulfite A-Excellent
 Sodium Hydroxide (20%) C-Fair
 Sodium Hydroxide (50%) D-Severe Effect
 Sodium Hydroxide (80%) D-Severe Effect
 Sodium Hypochlorite (<20%) A-Excellent
 Sodium Hypochlorite (100%) A-Excellent
 Sodium Hyposulfate N/A
 Sodium Metaphosphate A-Excellent
 Sodium Metasilicate A-Excellent
 Sodium Nitrate A-Excellent
 Sodium Perborate A-Excellent
 Sodium Peroxide A-Excellent
 Sodium Polyphosphate A-Excellent
 Sodium Silicate A-Excellent
 Sodium Sulfate A-Excellent
 Sodium Sulfide A-Excellent
 Sodium Sulfite A-Excellent
 Sodium Tetraborate A-Excellent
 Sodium Thiosulfate (hypo) A-Excellent
 Sorghum A-Excellent
 Soy Sauce A-Excellent
 Stannic Chloride A-Excellent
 Stannic Fluoborate A-Excellent
 Stannous Chloride A-Excellent
 Starch A-Excellent
 Stearic Acid A-Excellent
 Stoddard Solvent A-Excellent
 Styrene B-Good
 Sugar (Liquids) A-Excellent
 Sulfate (Liquors) A-Excellent
 Sulfur Chloride A-Excellent
 Sulfur Dioxide A-Excellent
 Sulfur Dioxide (dry) A-Excellent
 Sulfur Hexafluoride N/A
 Sulfur Trioxide A-Excellent
 Sulfur Trioxide (dry) A-Excellent
 Sulfuric Acid (<10%) A-Excellent
 Sulfuric Acid (10-75%) A-Excellent
 Sulfuric Acid (75-100%) A-Excellent
 Sulfuric Acid (cold concentrated) B-Good
 Sulfuric Acid (hot concentrated) A-Excellent
 Sulfurous Acid A-Excellent
 Sulfuryl Chloride N/A
 Tallow A-Excellent
 Tannic Acid A-Excellent
 Tanning Liquors A-Excellent
 Tartaric Acid A-Excellent
 Tetrachloroethane A-Excellent
 Tetrachloroethylene A-Excellent
 Tetrahydrofuran D-Severe Effect
 Tin Salts A-Excellent
 Toluene (Toluol) C-Fair
 Tomato Juice A-Excellent
 Trichloroacetic Acid C-Fair
 Trichloroethane A-Excellent
 Trichloroethylene A-Excellent
 Trichloropropane A-Excellent
 Tricresylphosphate A-Excellent
 Triethylamine D-Severe Effect
 Trisodium Phosphate A-Excellent
 Turpentine A-Excellent
 Urea A-Excellent
 Uric Acid N/A
 Urine A-Excellent
 Varnish A-Excellent
 Vegetable Juice A-Excellent
 Vinegar A-Excellent
 Vinyl Acetate A-Excellent
 Vinyl Chloride A-Excellent
 Water, Acid, Mine A-Excellent
 Water, Deionized A-Excellent
 Water, Distilled A-Excellent
 Water, Fresh A-Excellent
 Water, Salt A-Excellent
 Weed Killers A-Excellent
 Whey A-Excellent
 Whiskey & Wines A-Excellent
 White Liquor (Pulp Mill) A-Excellent
 White Water (Paper Mill) A-Excellent
 Xylene B-Good
 Zinc Chloride A-Excellent
 Zinc Hydrosulfite N/A
 Zinc Sulfate A-Excellent

 

Explanation of Footnotes
1. Satisfactory to 72°F (22° C)
2. Satisfactory to 120°F (48° C)


Ratings -- Chemical Effect
A = Excellent.
B = Good -- Minor Effect, slight corrosion
or discoloration.
C = Fair -- Moderate Effect, not recommended
for continuous use. Softening, loss of strength,
swelling may occur.
D = Severe Effect, not recommended for ANY use.
N/A = Information Not Available.
DANGER! WARNING!
Variations in chemical behavior during
handling due to factors such as
temperature, pressure, and concentration
can cause equipment to fail,
even though it passed an initial test.
SERIOUS INJURY MAY RESULT
Use suitable guards and/or personal
protection when handling chemicals
The information in this chart has been
supplied to Cole-Parmer by other
reputable sources and is to be
used ONLY as a guide in selecting
equipment for appropriate
chemical compatibility.
Before permanent installation,
test the equipment with the chemicals
and under the specific conditions of
your application.

Ratings of chemical behavior listed
in this chart apply to a 48-hr exposure period;
Cole-Parmer has no knowledge of possible
effects beyond this period.
Cole Parmer does not warrant
(neither express or implied)
that the information in this chart is
accurate or complete or that
any material is suitable for any purpose.