RUBBER DESIGN GUIDE



SOLVENT RESISTANCE OF ELASTOMER IN DIFFERENT CHEMICALS
Properties Natural Butyl Nitrile Polychloroprene
(Neoprene )
Hypalon EPDM Floroelastomer
(VITON )
Silicon Polyurethane
Aliphatic Hydrocarbon Poor Poor Excellent Fair to Good Good Poor Excellent Poor Good to Excellent
Aromatic Hydrocarbons Poor Poor Good Fair Good Poor Excellent Poor Fair to Good
Oxygenated (Ketones, etc.) Fair to Good Good Poor Poor Fair Good to Very Good Poor Fair Poor
Lacquer Solvents Poor Fair to Good Fair Poor Poor Poor to Fair Poor to Fair Poor Poor