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Ismatec is part of the product
line of Cole-Parmer.
 
Chemical Compatibility of Tubing
O - Z Link to A - E Link to F - N  
IMPORTANT:
It is the user's responsibility to insure the suitability and safety of tubing for all intended uses.

Laboratory, field or clinical tests must be conducted in accordance with applicable requirements in order to determine the safety and effectiveness for use of tubing in any particular application.

All ratings are based on room temperature (21°C; 73°F)

1 Excellent 2 Good 3 Satisfacotry 4 Not recommended % Conc.*) w = Water alc = Alcohol


*) If concentration is not indicated, assume 100% concentration or the maximum percent solubility in water.

Tygon LFL Tygon ST Pharmed Tygon HC Tygon
MHLL
Tygon
MHSL
Tygon SI Norprene Fluran HCA GORE
CHEM-SURE
GORE
STA-PURE
O - Z - R-3603/
R-3607
Ismaprene F-4040-A - - Silicone
3350
Platinum
A-60-G F-5500-A - -
Oils, Animal
4
4
3
1
2
1
1
3
1
-
2
Oils, essential
4
4
4
3
4
1
4
4
1
-
-
Oils, Hydraulic (Phosphate Ester)
4
4
4
1
4
4
4
4
1
-
-
Oils, Hydrocarbon
4
4
4
1
4
1
2
4
1
-
-
Oils, Vegetable
4
4
3
1
2
4
1
3
1
1
2
Oleic Acid
4
4
3
2
3
4
2
3
1
1
4
Oleum, 25% in w
1
1
1
2
1
3
2
1
1
-
-
Ortho Dichlorobenzene
4
4
4
4
4
3
4
4
4
-
-
Oxalic Acid, 12% in w
2
2
2
4
1
4
1
2
4
1
2
Oxygen
1
1
1
1
1
4
1
1
1
1
2
Ozone, 300pphm
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Palmitic Acid, 100% in ether
4
4
3
2
3
4
2
3
1
1
-
Paraffins
4
4
4
2
4
4
4
4
2
1
4
Perchloric Acid, 67% in w
3
3
1
4
1
1
4
1
1
1
4
Perchloroethylene
4
4
3
4
4
4
4
3
4
2
2
Phenol, 5-10% in w
2
2
1
1
1
4
1
1
1
1
4
Phenol, 91% in w
4
4
1
3
1
4
2
1
1
-
4
Phosphoric Acid, <10% in w
1
1
1
1
1
4
3
1
1
1
4
Phosphoric Acid, 25% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
1
1
1
4
Phosphoric Acid, 85% in w
1
1
1
4
1
1
4
1
1
1
4
Phosphorous Trichloride Acid
1
1
2
4
1
1
4
2
2
-
-
Photographic Solutions
1
1
2
1
1
1
2
2
1
-
-
Phthalic Acid, 9% in alc
4
4
1
3
1
1
2
1
1
-
2
Phthalic Anhydride, 9% in alc
4
4
1
4
1
1
1
1
4
1
-
Picric Acid, 1% in w
1
1
4
1
1
1
4
4
1
1
4
Plating Solutions
1
1
1
4
1
1
4
1
1
-
-
Potassium Carbonate, 55% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Potassium Cyanide, 33% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Potassium Dichromate, 5% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Potassium Hydroxide, <10% in w
1
1
1
4
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
Potassium Iodide, 56% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
2
Potassium Permanganate, 6% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
Potassium Salts
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
2
Propane Gas
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
4
Propylene Glycol
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-
Propylene Oxide
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
-
Pyridine
4
4
3
4
3
3
4
3
4
1
4
Salicylic Acid, 1% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
-
-
Silicone Oils
2
2
3
1
1
2
4
3
1
-
4
Silver Nitrate, 55% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Skydrol 500A
4
4
4
1
4
4
4
4
1
-
-
Soap Solutions
1
1
2
1
1
1
1
2
1
1
2
Sodium Acetate, 55% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
Sodium Benzoate, 22% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-
Sodium Bicarbonate, 7% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Sodium Carbonate, 7% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
Sodium Chlorate, 45% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-
Sodium Chloride, 20% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Sodium Cyanide, 30% in w
1
1
1
4
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Sodium Fluoride, 3% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-
Sodium Hydroxide, 10-15% in w
1
1
1
4
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Sodium Hydroxide, 30-40% in w
3
3
1
4
1
1
1
1
1
-
2
Sodium Hypochlorite, 5.5% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
1
1
1
2
Sodium Hypochlorite, 12.2% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
1
1
1
2
Sodium Nitrate, 3.5% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
Sodium Salts
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-
Sodium Sulfates, 3.6% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Sodium Sulfide, 13% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Stannic Chloride, 50% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
2
Stannous Chloride, 45% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
2
Stearic Acid, 5% in alc
4
4
3
2
3
3
2
3
1
1
2
Styrene Monomer
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
3
1
-
Sulfur Chloride
4
4
4
4
1
1
4
4
1
1
4
Sulfur Dioxide, Dry Gas
1
1
1
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Sulfur Dioxide, Wet gas
1
1
1
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Sulfur Trioxide, Wet
2
2
2
4
2
2
2
2
2
-
2
Sulfuric Acid, 10% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
Sulfuric Acid, 30% in w
1
1
1
2
1
1
2
1
1
1
4
Sulfuric Acid, 95-98% in w
4
4
4
4
1
4
4
4
1
1
4
Sulfurous Acid
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
Tannic Acid, 75% in w
2
2
2
4
1
1
1
2
4
-
2
Tartaric Acid, 56% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
2
Tetrahydrofuran
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
2
-
Thionyl Chloride
1
1
1
2
1
1
1
1
1
-
4
Tin Salts
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-
Titanium Salts
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-
Toluene
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
3
1
4
Trichloroacetic Acid, 90% in w
1
1
2
4
1
1
1
2
4
-
-
Trichloroethane
4
4
3
4
4
4
4
3
4
2
4
Triethanolamine
4
4
3
4
4
4
4
3
4
1
-
Trichloroethylene
4
4
3
4
4
4
4
3
4
2
4
Trichloropropane
4
4
3
4
4
4
4
3
4
-
-
Tricresyl Phosphate
3
3
1
3
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
Trisodium Phosphate
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-
Turpentine
4
4
4
2
4
4
4
4
1
1
4
Urea, 20% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
2
Uric Acid
1
1
1
3
1
1
1
1
3
-
-
Vinegar
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
4
1
2
Vinyl Acetate
4
4
2
4
4
4
4
2
4
2
-
Water, Deionized
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
Water, Distilled
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
Xylene
4
4
4
4
4
1
4
4
3
1
4
Zinc Chloride, 80% in w
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
Zinc Salts
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
-
-

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