Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylenes (UHMWPE)

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylenes (UHMWPE)

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Part 2: Olefinic Polymers 8. Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylenes (UHMWPE) Chapter Outline: 8.1 Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE) 8.1 Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

pure

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

"

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

100

Acetaldehyde

Acetate Solvents

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

10

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

10

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

Acetic Acid

Material note

Tensile strength

170

10

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

10

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

10

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

10

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

10

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

10

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

10

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

Woishnis and Ebnesajjad. Chemical Resistance of Specialty Thermoplastics. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-1-4557-3110-7.00008-7

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Acetic Acid (cont)

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

20

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

20

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

50

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

80

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

80

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

80

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

99

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

99

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

99

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

99

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

99

80

30

6

Limited resistance

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

99

80

30

6

"

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered Slight brown

10.87 10.83

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

22

30

7

60

8

7

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing "

"

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

pure

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

"

122

7

"

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

50 50

"

Acetic Anhydride

Acetic Solvents

Material note

Tensile strength

20

100

glacial

472

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Acetic Solvents (cont)

Acetone

pure

170

100

Acrylonitrile

100

Allyl Alcohol

96

Allyl Chloride

Aluminum Alum

Aluminum Chloride

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

8

22

30

9

No change

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

60

4

9

No change

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

Acetophenone

Material note

Tensile strength

10.24

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

10.45

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

122

7

"

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

70

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

122

2

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

9

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

170

1

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

122

7

"

"

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

473

20

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

80

Aluminum Chloride (cont)

30

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

Aluminum Hydroxide Aluminum Sulfate

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

Ammonia

aqueous solution

Material note

Tensile strength

8

aqueous solution

Aluminum Fluoride

474

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

20

30

"

50

30

anhydrous

70

2

Boiling not recommended

"

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

"

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

aqueous

70

7

"

"

anhydrous

122

7

"

"

aqueous

122

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

aqueous solution

Ammonium Carbonate

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Ammonium Chloride

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

aqueous solution

Ammonium Hydroxide

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

8 7

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Ammonium Nitrate

Material note

Tensile strength

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

80

30

122

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Ammonium Phosphate

70

7

"

"

Ammonium Sulfate

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Ammonium Persulfate

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

Amyl Acetate

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Amyl Alcohol

70

7

"

"

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

Amyl Chloride

Aniline

170

1

"

"

70

1

"

"

122

1

"

"

170

1

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

100 20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

6

Limited resistance

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

70

80 122

30

.80

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

475

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

476

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Material note

Tensile strength

Aniline (cont)

170

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Antimony Trichloride

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Aqua Regia

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

Arsenic Acid

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Barium Chloride

70

7

"

"

Barium Hydroxide Barium Sulfate Barium Sulfide Beer

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

80

30

122

170

Benzaldehyde

100 70

Benzene

100

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

20

30

5

20

30

6

Limited resistance

22

30

4

Slight change

16.30

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

.80

" GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

20

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Benzene (cont)

50

30

5

50

30

6

60

4

3

Slight change

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

70

Benzenesulfonic Acid

Benzoic Acid

Boric Acid

" GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

1

Specimen is not resistant; swelling .8% or weight loss .5% and/or break elongation decreased by .50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

30

100

bleaching powder

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

50

30

8

"

"

80

30

"

Borax

.80

7

80

chlorine

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

70

70

Bleach

18.11

.80

122

100

Benzyl Alcohol

Limited resistance

Material note

Tensile strength

8

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

477

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Boric Acid (cont)

aqueous solution

478

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Material note

Tensile strength

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

Bromine Water

70

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Butadiene

70

2

"

"

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

Butane

170

1

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

100

Butyl Acetate

70

100

Butyl Alcohol

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

Butyl Phthalate

70

7

"

"

Butylene

70

7

"

"

Butyric Acid

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

70

butanol

80

30

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

butanol

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

70

Calcium Bisulfite

Calcium Chloride

100 20

30

50

30

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

80

Calcium Hydroxide

Material note

Tensile strength

30

122

7

"

"

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

Calcium Hypochloride

170

2

"

"

Calcium Hypochlorite

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Calcium Sulfate Carbon Bisulfide

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

122

7

"

"

1

Specimen is not resistant; swelling .8% or weight loss .5% and/or break elongation decreased by .50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

6

Limited resistance

100

Carbon Dioxide

Carbon Tetrachloride

122

100 20

30

.80

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

479

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Carbon Tetrachloride (cont)

Chlorine

dry

22

30

2

Swelled; attacked

118.8

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

60

4

2

"

122.4

"

70

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

70

4

"

"

"

122

4

"

"

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

1

"

"

100

Chloroacetic Acid

mono

122

1

"

"

170

1

"

"

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

4

"

"

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

122

1

"

"

1

Specimen is not resistant; swelling .8% or weight loss .5% and/or break elongation decreased by .50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

170

1

"

"

70

1

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

100

mono

mono 100

Chlorosulfonic Acid 10 10

122

7

"

"

10

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

" "

Chlorobenzene

Chromic Acid

Material note

Tensile strength

wet

Chlorine Gas

Chloroform

480

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

10

Chromic Acid (cont)

Citric Acid

Material note

Tensile strength

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

30

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

30

122

7

"

"

30

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

40

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

40

122

7

"

"

40

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

50

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

50

122

7

"

"

50

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

80

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

80

50

30

8

"

"

80

80

30

6

Limited resistance

1N

22

30

8

Slight yellow

10.34

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

"

60

10

8

"

20.16

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

100

.80

"

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

Copper Chloride

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Copper Cyanide

70

7

"

"

Copper Nitrate

70

7

"

"

80

30

481

20

70

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Copper Sulfate

Cottonseed Oil

482

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Material note

Tensile strength

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

Cresylic Acid

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Crotonaldehyde

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Crude Oils Cyclohexane

Cyclohexanol

70

7

"

"

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

50

30

8

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

100 30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

20

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

100

Cyclohexanone

70

100

Dekalin Detergents

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

aqueous solution

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

Diazo Salts

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

100 70

122

Dichloroethane

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

20

Dextrose

1,2-Dichloroethane

9

aqueous solution

70

Dibutyl Phthalate

Material note

Tensile strength

7

"

2

Swelled; attacked

70

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

2

"

"

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

22

30

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

" 112.2

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

483

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Dichloroethylene

30

3

Not resistant

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

3

"

0]80

"

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

100 diesel oil

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

6

Limited resistance

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

diesel oil

Diethyl Ether

80

30

100

100

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

Dimethylformamide

70

7

Ethane

70

7

"

"

Ethers

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

Ethyl Acetate

100 20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

22

30

6

Slight change

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

60

4

6

Slight change

11.34

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

11.86

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

70

Diethylene Dioxide

Material note

Tensile strength

20

70

Diesel Fuels

484

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Ethyl Acetate (cont)

Ethyl Alcohol

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

138

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

96 20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

22

30

9

No change

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

60

4

Ethylene Chloride

Slight change

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

7

"

5

Slight change

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

30

100

70

" 13.9

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

485

1

20

122

Ethylene Glycol

20.01

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

8

22

Ethylbenzene

10.03

70

170

Ethyl Ether

Material note

Tensile strength

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

80

Material note

Tensile strength

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Fats

70

7

"

"

Fatty Acids

70

7

"

"

Ethylene Glycol (cont)

Ethylene Oxide

100

Ethylenediamine

Ferric Chloride

30

486

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

"

122

7

"

"

"

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

aqueous solution

Ferric Nitrate

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Ferric Sulfate

70

7

"

"

Ferrous Chloride

70

7

"

"

Ferrous Sulfate

70

7

"

"

Fish Solubles

70

7

"

"

Fluoboric Acid

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

1

Specimen is not resistant; swelling .8% or weight loss .5% and/or break elongation decreased by .50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

100

Fluorine gas; dry

70

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

122 concentrated

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Fluorine (cont)

gas; wet

70

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

gas; dry

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

"

170

1

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

Fluosilic Acid Formaldehyde

Formic Acid

40

100

Fructose

Fruit Juices

Furfural Furfuraldehyde Gallic Acid

Gasoline

Material note

Tensile strength

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

100

22

30

4

Slight change

14.81

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

60

4

4

"

16.61

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

487

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

488

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Material note

Tensile strength

unleaded

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

"

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

Gelatins

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Glucose

70

7

"

"

Glues

70

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

Gasoline (cont)

100

Glycerin

20

30

50

30

70

80

30

122

Heptane Hexane Hydraulic Fluids Hydrobromic Acid Hydrochloric Acid

petroleum

"

"

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

37

70

7

"

"

37

122

7

"

"

37

22

30

8

Light tan

10.24

37

60

10

7

Tan

10.40

50

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing "

50

122

7

"

"

50

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Glycols

8 7

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

100

Hydrochloric Acid (cont)

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

.20

122

7

"

"

.20

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

concentrated

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

"

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

"

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

"

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

8

"

"

50

30

8

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

.40

70

7

"

"

.40

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

Hydrofluoric Acid

Hydrofluorosilicic Acid gas

Hydrogen Chloride Hydrogen Peroxide

9

.20

Hydrocyanic Acid

Hydrogen

Material note

Tensile strength

Perhydrol

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

" Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

30

22

30

9

No change

20.01

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

489

30

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Hydrogen Peroxide (cont)

Perhydrol

Material note

Tensile strength

30

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

30

60

10

9

No change

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

170

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

100

100

Hydrogen Sulfide

490

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

dry

70

wet

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen 10.04

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

7

"

"

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Iodine

70

7

"

"

Isooctane

70

7

"

"

Isopropyl Alcohol

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

Isopropyl Ether

70

7

"

"

Kerosene

70

7

"

"

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

Ketones Lacquer Solvent Lactic Acid

100

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

70 70

Hydroquinone

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Lard

Lauryl Alcohol

Lead

Material note

Tensile strength

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

80

30

8

"

"

molten

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

"

122

1

"

"

"

170

1

"

"

Lead Acetate

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Lead Nitrate

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Lime Sulfur

70

7

"

"

Linseed Oil

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

22

30

9

No change

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

60

8

9

No change

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

Lithium Chloride

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Lithium Hydroxide

70

7

"

"

Lubricating Oils

70

7

"

"

70

80

30

20.70

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20.23

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

491

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Lye

Magnesium Chloride

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

Magnesium Sulfate

Material note

Tensile strength

70

aqueous solution

Magnesium Hydroxide

492

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

7

"

"

7

"

"

Manganese Chloride

70

7

"

"

Mercuric Chloride

70

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

dry

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

wet

70

4

"

"

70

4

"

"

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

100

Mercury

Methane Methyl Acetate 100

Methyl Alcohol

Methyl Chloride Methyl Chloroform Methyl Ethyl Ketone

100

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

70 122

Maleic Acid

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Material note

Tensile strength

Methyl Ethyl Ketone (cont)

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Methyl Isobutyl Ketone

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Methylene Chloride

100

70

Milk

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

80

Mineral Oils

100

Molasses Motor Oils

100 70

Naphtha

30

7

"

"

7

"

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

493

70 122

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Naphthalene

Natural Gas

n-heptane

n-heptane

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

70

1

"

"

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

8

"

"

50

30

8

"

"

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

Nickel Chloride

Material note

Tensile strength

70

170

n-Heptane

494

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

122

7

"

"

Nickel Nitrate

70

7

"

"

Nickel Sulfate

70

7

"

"

Nitric Acid

10

122

20

20

30

7

"

"

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

80

30

6

Limited resistance

30

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

30

122

7

"

"

50

20

30

6

Limited resistance

50

22

30

5

Brittle; attacked

50

50

30

3

Not resistant

50

60

10

2

Brittle; attacked

50

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

50

80

3

Not resistant

70

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

30

" .80

.80 10.78

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

0]80 14.44

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

20 20

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

100

Nitric Acid (cont)

70

100

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

30

3

Not resistant

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

50

30

3

"

0]80

"

80

30

3

"

0]80

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

100

100

"

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

6

Limited resistance

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

" Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

70

80

Olive Oil

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

20

Oils Oleic Acid

1

concentrated

"

Nitrobenzene

Material note

Tensile strength

30

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

22

30

9

No change

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

60

8

9

No change

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

.80

20.50

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20.12

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

495

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

10

70

7

"

"

10

122

Oxygen 100

Paraffin Perchloric Acid

"

"

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

" Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

70

Perchloroethylene

100 70

20

Petroleum Ether

Petroleum Spirits

Phenol

30

white spirits

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

"

50

30

6

Limited resistance

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

100 70

.80

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

7 9

50

Petroleum

Material note

Tensile strength

70

Oxalic Acid

Ozone

496

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

10

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

10

122

7

"

"

25

70

7

"

"

Phenol (cont)

Phosphoric Acid

25

122

7

"

"

85

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

85

22

30

9

No change

85

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

85

60

10

9

No change

85

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

100 50]100

50]100

Phosphorus

Phosphorus Trichloride Photographic Solutions Phthalic Acid Potash

caustic "

Potassium Acetate

50

Potassium Aluminum Sulfate 60

70

10.07

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

10.03

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

122

7

"

"

170

2

Boiling not recommended

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

497

Potassium Bicarbonate

Material note

Tensile strength

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

498

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Material note

Tensile strength

Potassium BichromateSulphuric Acid/Water

5

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Potassium Bromide

10

70

7

"

"

Potassium Carbonate

70

7

"

"

Potassium Chlorate

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

7

"

"

Potassium Chloride Potassium Chromate

40

Potassium Cyanide

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

Potassium Ferrocyanide

70

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

Potassium Hydroxide

5

30 20

30

50

30

70

80 122

Potassium Hypochlorite Potassium Iodide Potassium Nitrate

10 100

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

70

4

"

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

70

Potassium Ferricyanide

Potassium Dichromate

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Material note

Tensile strength

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

Potassium Persulfate

70

7

"

"

Potassium Sulfate

70

7

"

"

Potassium Sulfide

70

7

"

"

Potassium Sulfite

70

7

"

"

Propane

70

7

"

"

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

100

Potassium Permanganate

Propyl Alcohol

1-propanol "

20

30

50

30

70

1-propanol

80 122

170

Pyridine

Pyroligneous Acid

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

7

"

"

100

122

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

138

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

Rosin

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Salt Brine

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

Salt Water

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

499

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

100

Sea Water

500

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Material note

Tensile strength

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

Silicone Oil

70

7

"

"

Silver Cyanide

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

80

Silver Nitrate Soaps

solution

70

7

"

"

"

122

7

"

"

caustic

70

7

"

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

60

70

7

"

"

60

122

7

"

"

10

70

7

"

"

Sodium Bicarbonate

70

7

"

"

Sodium Bisulfate

70

7

"

"

Sodium Bisulfite

70

7

"

"

Sodium Borate

70

7

"

"

Sodium Acetate Sodium Benzoate

122

Sodium Carbonate

10

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Soda

30

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Sodium Carbonate (cont)

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

Sodium Chlorate

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

Sodium Chloride

Material note

Tensile strength

10

7

"

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

80

30

8

"

"

Sodium Cyanide

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Sodium Dichromate

70

7

"

"

122

Sodium Hydroxide

30

22

5

60

7

"

9

No change

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

" 20.50

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

501

20

70

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Sodium Hydroxide (cont)

Material note

Tensile strength

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

170

Sodium Hypochlorite

502

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

7

"

"

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

22

30

9

No change

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

60

10

9

No change

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

170

7

"

"

70

80

30

10.04

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

10.21

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

7

"

"

7

"

"

Sodium m-Phosphate

70

7

"

"

Sodium Nitrate

70

7

"

"

Sodium Nitrite

70

7

"

"

Sodium Perborate Sodium Peroxide Sodium Phosphate

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

Sodium Silicate

70

7

"

"

Sodium Sulfate

70

7

"

"

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

70 122

Sodium Hyposulfite

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Sodium Sulfide

90

Sodium Sulfite Sodium Tetraborate

Sodium Thiosulfate

Material note

Tensile strength

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Stearic Acid

70

7

"

"

Stoddard's Solution

70

7

"

"

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

70

7

"

"

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

molten

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

Sulfate Liquors Sulfur molten

Sulfur Dioxide

"

170

1

"

"

gas; dry

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

gas; wet

70

7

"

"

gas; dry

122

7

"

"

gas; wet

Sulfuric Acid

122

7

"

"

10

70

7

"

"

10

122

7

"

"

30

70

7

"

"

30

122

7

"

"

50

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

50

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

22

30

9

No change

50

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

20.06

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

503

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Sulfuric Acid (cont)

504

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Material note

Tensile strength

50

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

50

60

10

6

Slight change

50

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

50

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

60

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

60

122

7

"

"

75

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

75

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

75

50

30

6

Limited resistance

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

75

50

30

6

"

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

75

80

30

6

"

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

75

80

30

6

"

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

21.14

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

80

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

80

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

100

22

30

8

Slight change

10.26

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

100

60

10

6

Black; attacked

11.00

"

100

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

100

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

concentrated

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

"

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

fuming

22

1

Decomposed in 1 day

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

concentrated

50

3

Not resistant

30

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

75

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Sulfuric Acid (cont)

concentrated

50

30

3

Not resistant

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

"

80

30

3

"

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

"

80

30

3

"

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

Sulfurous Acid

10

Tallow

100

Tannic Acid

Tanning Liquors Tartaric Acid

10

Tetrachloroethene Tetrahydrofuran

Material note

Tensile strength

70

70

7

"

"

70

7

"

"

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

"

1

Specimen is not resistant; swelling .8% or weight loss .5% and/or break elongation decreased by .50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

4

15]30% loss in property values; minor chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

100

Tetrahydronaphthalene Tetralin

100

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

Thionyl Chloride

100

1

Specimen is not resistant; swelling .8% or weight loss .5% and/or break elongation decreased by .50%

"

70

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

4

Specimen has limited resistance; swelling 3]8% or weight loss 0.5]5% and/or break elongation decreased by ,50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

Tin Tetrachloride Toluene

100

20

30

6

Limited resistance

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

6

"

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

30

2

Slight swelling

30

3

Not resistant

17.0

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing 0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

505

22 50

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Toluene (cont)

Tomato Juice Transformer Oils

30

3

Not resistant

60

8

2

Slight swelling

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

Slight change

12.4 16.35

22

30

5

60

8

2

Slight swelling

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

70

0]80 110.9

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing " Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

70

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

1

Specimen is not resistant; swelling .8% or weight loss .5% and/or break elongation decreased by .50%

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

100 20

30

6

Limited resistance

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

20

30

6

"

.80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

22

30

2

Swelling; brown

115.0

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

50

30

3

Not resistant

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese

50

30

3

"

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

60

8

2

Swelled

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Tricresyl Phosphate

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

Triethanolamine

70

7

"

"

Trisodium Phosphate

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

126.3

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Trichloroethene

Material note

Tensile strength

50

100

Trichloroethane

506

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Turpentine

Urea

aqueous

Material note

Tensile strength

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

170

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

33 70

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Varnish

70

7

"

"

Vegetable Oils

70

7

"

"

Vinegar

70

7

"

"

122

7

"

"

Urine

Vinyl Chloride Water

70

7

"

"

122

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

" Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

distilled, all concentrations

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

synthetic sea

22

30

9

No change

distilled, all concentrations

50

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

synthetic sea

60

10

9

No change

acid mine

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

chlorinated

70

7

"

"

fresh

70

distilled, all concentrations

80

acid mine

10.13

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

10.22

GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

7

"

"

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

chlorinated

122

7

"

"

fresh

122

7

"

"

"

170

7

"

"

30

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

507

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

508

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

Material note

Tensile strength

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

7

"

"

170

7

"

"

Whiskey

70

7

"

"

White Liquor

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

"

White Spirit

70

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

"

122

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

"

Water (cont) Water Distilled

Wines

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

"

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

122

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

to 160

7

"

"

70

80

Xylene

30

20

30

6

Limited resistance

22

30

2

Slight swelling

50

30

6

Limited resistance

60

8

70

80 122

30

2

Swelled

2

30]50% loss in property values; moderate chemical attack

3

Not resistant

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

.80 17.1

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing

.80 115.5

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen GAR-DUR; Garland Manufacturing Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

0]80

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

20

Conc. (%)

Temp. Time PDL (°C) (days) #

Resistance note

% % Change Retained Weight

Zinc

molten

70

1

Not recommended; .50% loss in property values

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

"

122

1

"

"

"

170

1

"

"

Zinc Chloride

20

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

20

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

50

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

70

80

30

8

Resistant; mechanical properties are not appreciably affected

Hostalen GUR; Hoechst Celanese; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

80

30

8

"

Hostalen GUR; Specimen: Dumbell type test specimen

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

9

Specimen is resistant; swelling ,3% or weight loss ,0.5%; break elongation not significantly altered

Polystone M; Röchling Engineered Plastics

7

,15% loss in property values; little or no chemical attack

Tivar; Poly Hi Solidur; Specimen: Based on well-processed or well-fabricated test specimen

122

aqueous solution

Zinc Sulfate

Material note

Tensile strength

70

Ultrahigh Molecular Weight Polyethylene (UHMWPE)

Exposure medium

Exp. medium note

509