Technical Data
The rating of the chemical resistance listed here are given as a general guide to product suitability only, no guarantee of their accuracy can be given, and practical test is necessary.
Rating: 4 - permanent exposure appears possible, 3 - medium exposure only, 2 - short term exposure only, 1 - splash resistance only, marking may occur.

Solvents

Xylene 3,

Toluene  3,

Benzene  4,

Petrol  4,

White Spirits  4,

Hexane  4,

Styrene  3,

Turpentine  4,

Kerosene  4,

Diesel Oil  4,


Alcohols, Keytones

Ethyl  4,

Methyl  3,

Cyclohexyl  4,

N-Hexanol  4,

Acetone  1,

Methyl ethyl (MEK)  1,

Methyl isobutyl (MIBK) 2,

Isopropyl alcohol  3,

Benzyl  4.

  

 

Acids

Nitric 5%  4,

Nitric 10%  3,

Nitric 20%  2,

Phosphoric 10%  3,

Sulphuric 30%  3,

Sulphuric 60%  2,

Oxalic 10%  2,

Boric acid 3%  4,

Citric acid 30%  4,

Chromic 40%  4,

Hydrochloric 10%  4,

Hydrochloric 30%  3,

Hydrochloric 37%  1.


Other chemicals

Trichloroethylene  3,

Perchloroethylene  4,

Phenol  1,

Formaldehyde 35%  4,

Ammonia 25%  4,

Antifreeze (glycol)  4

Alkalis, Basis

Ammonia 25%  4,

Diethanoiamine  4,

Aluminium hydroxide  4,

Sodium hydroxide 20%  4,

Sodium hydroxide saturate  3,

Potassium hydroxide 20%  4.


Foods, Oils and miscellaneous

Tall (fatty acid)  4,

Castor oil  4,

Coconut oil  4,

Milk  4,

Grape juice  4,

Whisky  3, 

Wine  4,

Beer 4,

Silicon Oil  4,

Hydraulic fluid  3,

Developer bath, diluted 1:10  4

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