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Resistance levels for the various resins used to make our bottles.

Resistance levels for the various resins used to make our bottles.

AcidsFair to goodFair to goodGood to excellentFair to goodFair to very goodFair to good
AlcoholsGoodGoodGood to very goodGoodGoodGood
AlkalisPoor to fairPoor to fairGood to very goodGood to very goodGood to very goodVery good
Mineral oils GoodGood Good FairPoor to fairFair
SolventsGood GoodFair to goodPoor to fairPoor to fairPoor to good
HeatPoor to fairPoor to fairPoor to fairGoodFairGood
ColdGood GoodFairExcellentExcellentPoor to fair
SunlightGoodGoodPoor to goodFairFairfair

This information has been compiled as a general guide for selecting bottle material for chemical service. We make no warranty as to the fitness for a particular purpose with respect to any materials purchased. Materials should be tested under actual service conditions to determine their suitability for a particular purpose. For more information and guidance on a particular application please contact our technical department.

Title: Resistance levels for the various resins used to make our bottles.
Description: Basic chemicals resistance chart for our bottles.
Published: 6/10/2008
Last Edited: 1/13/2023
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