Polypropylene Chemical Compatibility Chart

ChemicalCompatibility
AcetaldehydeExcellent
AcetamideExcellent
Acetate SolventGood
Acetic AcidGood
Acetic AnhydrideGood
AcetoneExcellent
Acetyl ChlorideSevere Effect
AcetyleneExcellent
AcrylonitrileExcellent
Adipic AcidGood
Alcohols: AmylGood
Alcohols: BenzylExcellent
Alcohols: ButylExcellent
Alcohols: DiacetoneGood
Alcohols: EthylExcellent
Alcohols: IsobutylExcellent
Alcohols: IsopropylExcellent
Alcohols: MethylExcellent
Alcohols: PropylExcellent
Aluminum ChlorideExcellent
Aluminum FluorideExcellent
Aluminum HydroxideExcellent
Aluminum NitrateExcellent
Aluminum Potassium SulfateExcellent
Aluminum SulfateExcellent
AlumsExcellent
AminesGood
AmmoniaExcellent
Ammonia NitrateExcellent
Ammonia, anhydrousExcellent
Ammonium AcetateExcellent
Ammonium BifluorideExcellent
Ammonium CarbonateExcellent
Ammonium ChlorideExcellent
Ammonium HydroxideExcellent
Ammonium NitrateExcellent
Ammonium OxalateExcellent
Ammonium PersulfateExcellent
Ammonium PhosphateExcellent
Ammonium SulfateExcellent
Ammonium SulfiteExcellent
Amyl AcetateGood
Amyl AlcoholGood
Amyl ChlorideSevere Effect
AnilineExcellent
Aniline HydrochlorideSevere Effect
AntifreezeSevere Effect
Antimony TrichlorideExcellent
Aqua RegiaGood
Aromatic HydrocarbonsSevere Effect
Arsenic AcidExcellent
Barium CarbonateExcellent
Barium ChlorideExcellent
Barium CyanideSevere Effect
Barium HydroxideGood
Barium NitrateExcellent
Barium SulfateGood
Barium SulfideGood
BenzaldehydeSevere Effect
BenzeneSevere Effect
Benzene Sulfonic AcidSevere Effect
Benzoic AcidGood
BenzolGood
Benzyl ChlorideFair
BoraxGood
Boric AcidExcellent
BromineSevere Effect
ButadieneFair
ButaneExcellent
ButanolExcellent
Butyl AmineGood
Butyl EtherSevere Effect
Butyl PhthalateGood
ButylacetateGood
Butyric AcidGood
Calcium BisulfideExcellent
Calcium BisulfiteExcellent
Calcium CarbonateExcellent
Calcium ChlorideExcellent
Calcium HydroxideExcellent
Calcium HypochloriteExcellent
Calcium NitrateExcellent
Calcium OxideExcellent
Calcium SulfateExcellent
Carbolic AcidGood
Carbon BisulfideSevere Effect
Carbon DioxideExcellent
Carbon DisulfideSevere Effect
Carbon MonoxideExcellent
Carbon TetrachlorideSevere Effect
Carbon TetrachlorideSevere Effect
Carbonic AcidExcellent
ChlorineSevere Effect
Chloroacetic AcidFair
Chlorobenzene (Mono)Fair
ChlorobromomethaneExcellent
ChloroformFair
Chlorosulfonic AcidSevere Effect
Chromic AcidSevere Effect
Citric AcidExcellent
CloroxExcellent
Copper ChlorideExcellent
Copper CyanideExcellent
Copper NitrateExcellent
Copper SulfateExcellent
CresolsSevere Effect
Cresylic AcidExcellent
Cupric AcidExcellent
CyclohexaneSevere Effect
CyclohexanoneSevere Effect
Diacetone AlcoholExcellent
DichlorobenzeneFair
DichloroethaneSevere Effect
Diesel FuelExcellent
Diethyl EtherExcellent
DiethylamineExcellent
Diethylene GlycolExcellent
Dimethyl AnilineSevere Effect
Dimethyl FormamideExcellent
DiphenylSevere Effect
Diphenyl OxideSevere Effect
EthaneSevere Effect
EthanolExcellent
EthanolamineSevere Effect
EtherSevere Effect
Ethyl AcetateExcellent
Ethyl BenzoateGood
Ethyl ChlorideSevere Effect
Ethyl EtherSevere Effect
Ethylene BromideSevere Effect
Ethylene ChlorideFair
Ethylene ChlorohydrinSevere Effect
Ethylene DichlorideSevere Effect
Ethylene GlycolExcellent
Ethylene OxideSevere Effect
Ferric ChlorideExcellent
Ferric NitrateExcellent
Ferric SulfateExcellent
Ferrous ChlorideExcellent
Ferrous SulfateExcellent
Fluoboric AcidExcellent
FluorineSevere Effect
Fluosilicic AcidExcellent
Formaldehyde (100%)Fair
Formaldehyde (40%)Excellent
Formic AcidExcellent
Freon 113Severe Effect
Freon 12Excellent
Freon 22Good
Freon TFSevere Effect
Freonr 11Excellent
Furan ResinSevere Effect
FurfuralSevere Effect
Gallic AcidExcellent
Gasoline (leaded)Good
Gasoline (unleaded)Fair
GlucoseExcellent
GlycerinExcellent
Glycolic AcidExcellent
HeptaneFair
HexaneGood
Hydraulic OilSevere Effect
HydrazineFair
Hydrobromic Acid (100%)Fair
Hydrobromic Acid (20%)Excellent
Hydrochloric AcidGood
Hydrocyanic AcidExcellent
Hydrofluoric Acid (100%)Fair
Hydrofluoric Acid (50%)Excellent
Hydrofluosilicic AcidExcellent
Hydrogen GasExcellent
Hydrogen PeroxideGood
Hydrogen SulfideExcellent
HydroquinoneExcellent
IodineFair
IsooctaneExcellent
Isopropyl AcetateGood
Isopropyl EtherGood
IsotaneSevere Effect
KeroseneGood
KetonesFair
Lacquer ThinnersSevere Effect
LacquersSevere Effect
Lactic AcidGood
LatexExcellent
Lead AcetateExcellent
Lead NitrateExcellent
Lead SulfamateExcellent
LigroinExcellent
Linoleic AcidGood
Lithium ChlorideExcellent
Magnesium BisulfateExcellent
Magnesium CarbonateExcellent
Magnesium ChlorideExcellent
Magnesium HydroxideExcellent
Magnesium NitrateExcellent
Magnesium SulfateExcellent
Maleic AcidExcellent
Maleic AnhydrideSevere Effect
Malic AcidExcellent
MelamineExcellent
Mercuric Chloride (dilute)Good
Mercuric CyanideGood
Mercurous NitrateExcellent
MercuryGood
MethaneExcellent
MethanolExcellent
Methyl AcetateSevere Effect
Methyl AcrylateSevere Effect
Methyl AlcoholExcellent
Methyl BromideFair
Methyl Butyl KetoneSevere Effect
Methyl CellosolveGood
Methyl ChlorideSevere Effect
Methyl DichlorideSevere Effect
Methyl Ethyl KetoneGood
Methyl Isobutyl KetoneExcellent
Methyl MethacrylateSevere Effect
MethylamineExcellent
Methylene ChlorideGood
Mineral SpiritsGood
MonoethanolamineGood
MorpholineGood
Motor oilExcellent
NaphthaGood
NaphthaleneGood
Natural GasExcellent
Nickel ChlorideExcellent
Nickel NitrateExcellent
Nickel SulfateExcellent
Nitrating AcidFair
Nitric Acid (20%)Excellent
Nitric Acid (50%)Good
Nitric Acid (10%)Excellent
Nitric Acid (100%)Severe Effect
NitrobenzeneGood
NitromethaneGood
Nitrous AcidExcellent
Nitrous OxideSevere Effect
Oils: AnilineExcellent
Oils: BoneExcellent
Oils: CastorExcellent
Oils: CinnamonSevere Effect
Oils: CitricExcellent
Oils: CoconutExcellent
Oils: Cod LiverExcellent
Oils: CornExcellent
Oils: CottonseedExcellent
Oils: CreosoteFair
Oils: Diesel Fuel OilExcellent
Oils: Fuel OilGood
Oils: HydraulicSevere Effect
Oils: LinseedExcellent
Oils: MineralExcellent
Oils: OliveExcellent
Oils: OrangeExcellent
Oils: PeanutSevere Effect
Oils: PineGood
Oils: RapeseedSevere Effect
Oils: RosinExcellent
Oils: Sesame SeedExcellent
Oils: SiliconeExcellent
Oils: SoybeanExcellent
Oils: TransformerGood
Oils: TurbineGood
Oleic AcidGood
OleumSevere Effect
Oxalic Acid (cold)Excellent
OzoneGood
Palmitic AcidGood
ParaffinExcellent
PentaneSevere Effect
Perchloric AcidFair
PerchloroethyleneSevere Effect
PetrolatumSevere Effect
PetroleumGood
PhenolGood
Phosphoric AcidExcellent
Phosphoric Acid (molten)Severe Effect
Phosphoric Acid AnhydrideExcellent
PhosphorusExcellent
Phthalic AcidExcellent
Phthalic AnhydrideSevere Effect
Picric AcidGood
Potash (Potassium Carbonate)Excellent
Potassium BicarbonateExcellent
Potassium BromideExcellent
Potassium ChlorateExcellent
Potassium ChlorideExcellent
Potassium ChromateExcellent
Potassium Cyanide SolutionsExcellent
Potassium DichromateExcellent
Potassium FerricyanideExcellent
Potassium FerrocyanideExcellent
Potassium HydroxideExcellent
Potassium IodideExcellent
Potassium NitrateExcellent
Potassium PermanganateExcellent
Potassium SulfateExcellent
Potassium SulfideExcellent
Propane (liquefied)Excellent
Propylene GlycolExcellent
PyridineExcellent
Pyrogallic AcidExcellent
ResorcinalExcellent
RosinExcellent
Salicylic AcidExcellent
ShellacExcellent
SiliconeExcellent
Silver NitrateExcellent
Sodium AcetateExcellent
Sodium BenzoateExcellent
Sodium BicarbonateExcellent
Sodium BisulfateExcellent
Sodium BisulfiteExcellent
Sodium BorateExcellent
Sodium CarbonateExcellent
Sodium ChlorateExcellent
Sodium ChlorideExcellent
Sodium CyanideExcellent
Sodium FerrocyanideExcellent
Sodium FluorideExcellent
Sodium HydroxideExcellent
Sodium HypochloriteGood
Sodium MetaphosphateExcellent
Sodium MetasilicateExcellent
Sodium NitrateExcellent
Sodium PerborateExcellent
Sodium PeroxideGood
Sodium PolyphosphateExcellent
Sodium SilicateExcellent
Sodium SulfateExcellent
Sodium SulfideExcellent
Sodium SulfiteExcellent
Sodium ThiosulfateExcellent
Stannic ChlorideExcellent
Stannous ChlorideExcellent
Stearic AcidExcellent
Stoddard SolventFair
Sulfate (Liquors)Excellent
Sulfur ChlorideFair
Sulfur DioxideExcellent
Sulfur TrioxideFair
Sulfur Trioxide (dry)Severe Effect
Sulfuric Acid (75%)Excellent
Sulfuric Acid (100%)Fair
Sulfuric Acid (cold 100%)Excellent
Sulfuric Acid (hot 100%)Severe Effect
Sulfurous AcidExcellent
Tannic AcidExcellent
Tanning LiquorsExcellent
Tartaric AcidExcellent
TetrachloroethaneFair
TetrachloroethyleneSevere Effect
TetrahydrofuranFair
Tin SaltsExcellent
Toluene (Toluol)Fair
Trichloroacetic AcidExcellent
TrichloroethaneFair
TrichloroethyleneFair
TricresylphosphateExcellent
TriethylamineSevere Effect
Trisodium PhosphateExcellent
TurpentineSevere Effect
UreaExcellent
UrineExcellent
VarnishExcellent
VinegarExcellent
Vinyl AcetateGood
WaterExcellent
XyleneGood
Zinc ChlorideExcellent
Zinc SulfateExcellent
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