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Pharm-A-Line™ I Chemical Resistance Chart

Little or No Effect*
AcetaldehydeChloroacetic acidLinseed OilPotassium salts
Acetic acidChronic acidMagnesiu saltSilver salts
Acetic AnhydrideChromium saltsMaleic acidSoap solutions
AcrylonitrileCopper saltsManganese saltsSodium salts
Aluminum ChlorideEthylene glycolMercury saltsSodium hydroxide 50%
Aluminum sulfateEthylene glycolMercury saltsSodium hydroxide 50%
AmmoniaFerric saltsMethanolSodium hypochlorite
Ammonium saltsFluoboric acidNickel saltsSulfur dioxide
Ammonium hydroxideFluosilicic acidNitric acid-10%Sulfuric acid, dil.
Amyl acetateFormaldehydeNitroethaneSulfurous acid
Antimony saltsFormamideNitrogen oxidesTannic acid
Arsenic saltsFormic acidNitrous acidTanning extracts
Barium saltsGlucoseOils, animalTrisodium phosphate
Benzoic acidGlycerinsOils. mineralUrea
Bleaching liquorHydrochloric acidOils. vegetableUric acid
Boric acidHydrocyanic acidOxalic acidWater
BromineHydrogen peroxideOxygenWater (brine)
Butyric acidHydrogen sulfidePhosphoric acidWater (stoam)
Calcium saltsIodine and solutionsPhthalic acidZinc salts
Carbon DioxideLactic acidPhosphoric acid
Chlorine (wet/dry)Lead saltsPlating solutions
Minor Effect*
AcetatesButaneMe Et KetoneSkydrol 500-B4
AcetoneButanolNitric acid-30%Sulfuric acid-90%
Amyl alcoholEthersOleic acidTurpentine
Benzyl alcoholLithium greasePyridine
Severe Effect-NOT Recommended*
BenzeneCyclohexaneKeroseneNitric acid- 70%
Carbon tetrachlorideEthyl chlorideTrichloroethylenePerchloroethylene
ChloroformGasoline, unleadedNaphthaXylene

Material properties may be affected greatly by temperature, operating pressure, chemical concentration, the presence of other chemicals, and other factors. Ultimately, users should determine the compatibility of any product through their own testing and diligence. This information was gathered from several trusted sources, but TBL does not guarantee the accuracy of this chart Please contact your TBL sales representative for additional information.