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Solvent Compatibility Chart

Chemical Compatibility Chart for the Q-sep Bottle Top Solvent Dispenser (cat.# 23990)

Chemical Name Compatibility Code
Acetaldehyde (ethanal) A
Acetic acid, 96% A
Acetic acid, 100% (glacial) B/4
Acetic anhydride B/4
Acetone (propanone) B/4
Acetonitrile (MECN) B/4
Acetophenone B/4
Acetyl chloride B/4
Acetylacetone A
Acrylic acid A
Acrylonitrile B/4
Adipic acid C/1
Allyl alcohol A
Aluminum chloride C/1
Amino acids C/1
Ammonia, 20% B/4
Ammonia, 20–30% B/4
Ammonium chloride C/1
Ammonium fluoride C/1
Ammonium molybdate C/1
Ammonium sulfate C/1
Amyl alcohol (pentanol) A
Amyl chloride (chloropentane) B/4
Aniline A
Ascorbic acid C1
n-Amyl acetate B/4
Barium chloride C1
Benzaldehyde A
Benzene B/4
Benzine A
Benzoyl chloride B/4
Benzyl alcohol A
Benzyl chloride B/4
Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate B/4
Boric acid, 10% B/1
Bromine C/4
Bromobenzene B/4
Bromonaphthalene A
Butanediol B/1
Butanol A
Butanone (MEK) B/4
Butyl acetate B/4
Butyl methyl ether B/4
Butylamine B/4
Butyric acid B/4
Calcium carbonate C/1
Calcium chloride C/1
Calcium hydroxide C/1
Calcium hypochlorite C/1
Carbon disulfide B/4
Carbon tetrachloride B/4
Chlorine dioxide B/4
Chlorine water B/4
Chloro naphthalene B/4
Chloroacetaldehyde, 45% B/1
Chloroacetic acid B/1
Chloroacetone B/4
Chlorobenzene B/4
Chlorobutane B/4
Chloroethanol B/4
Chloroform B/4
Chlorosulfonic acid B/4
Chlorosulfuric acid, 100% B/3/4
Chromic acid B/3/4
Chromosulfuric acid, 100% C/1/3/4
Citric acid B/1
Copper fluoride C/1
Copper sulfate C/1
Cresol B/1
Cumene (isopropylbenzene) B/4
Cyanoacrylate C/1
Cyclohexane B/4
Cyclohexanone B/4
Cyclopentane B/4
1,2-Diethylbenzene B/4
1,4-Dioxane (diethylene dioxide) B/4
1-Decanol A
Decane A
Di-(2-ethylhexyl) peroxydicarbonate B/4
Dibenzyl ether B/4
Dichloroacetic acid A
Dichlorobenzene A
Dichloroethane A
Dichloroethylene B/4
Diesel oil (heating oil) A
Diethanolamine A
Diethylamine B/4
Diethylene glycol A
Diethylether B/4
Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) B/1/4
Dimethylaniline A
Dimethylformamide (DMF) B/4
Ethanol A
Ethanolamine B/4
Ether B/4
Ethyl acetate B/4
Ethylbenzene B/4
Ethylene chloride B/4
Ethylene diamine A
Ethylene glycol A
Fluoroacetic acid B/1/4
Formaldehyde (formalin) A
Formamide A
Formic acid A
Gamma-butyrolactone A
Gasoline B/4
Glycerin, <40% A
Glycolic acid, 50% B/1
Heating oil (diesel oil) A
Heptane A
Hexane A
Hexanoic acid B/1
Hexanol A
Hydriodic acid B/4
Hydrobromic acid A
Hydrochloric acid (HCl), 20% A
Hydrochloric acid (HCl), 37% B/3
Hydrofluoric acid (HF) C/5
Hydrogen peroxide A
Iodine C/1
Iodine bromide C/4
Iodine chloride C/4
Isoamyl alcohol A
Isobutanol A
Isooctane A
Isopropanol A
Isopropyl ether B/4
Isopropylamide B/4
Lactic acid C/1
2-Methoxyethanol A
Methanol A
Methoxybenzene (anisole) B/4
Methyl benzoate B/1/4
Methyl chloride (chloromethane) B/4
Methyl formate A
Methyl iodide (iodomethane) B/4
Methyl methacrylate (MMA) B/4
Methyl propyl ketone (2-pentanone) A
Methyl tert-butyl ether B/4
Methylene chloride (dichloromethane) B/4
Methylpentanone A
Mineral oil (engine oil) A
Monochloroacetic acid B/1
N-Butylamine B/4
Nitric acid, 100% C/3/4
Nitric acid, 30–70% B/4
Nitric acid, <30% B/4
Nitrobenzene B/4
Nitrohydrochloric acid (aqua regia) B/4
Nitromethane B/4
N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP) A
Octane A
Octanol A
Oil (vegetable, animal) B/4
Oil of turpentine B/4
Oleic acid B/1
Oxalic acid C/1
Pentane B/4
Peracetic acid A
Perchloric acid, 100% B/4
Perchloric acid, diluted A
Perchloroethylene B/4
Petroleum B/4
Petroleum ether/spirit B/4
Phenol A
Phenylethanol B/4
Phenylhydrazine B/1/4
Phosphoric acid, 100% A
Phosphoric acid, 85% A
Piperidine B/4
Potassium chloride C/1
Potassium dichromate C/1
Potassium hydroxide C/1
Potassium iodide C/1
Potassium permanganate C/1
Potassium peroxydisulfate (persulfate) C/1
Potassium sulfate C/1
Propionic acid (propanoic acid) A
Propylene glycol (propane-1,2,-diol) A
Propylene oxide A
Pyric acid (trinitrophenol) B/4
Pyridine B/4
Pyruvic acid B/1
Resorcin C/1
Salicylaldehyde A
Scintillation fluid A
Silver acetate C/1
Silver nitrate C/1
Sodium acetate C/1
Sodium chloride C/1
Sodium dichromate C/1
Sodium fluoride C/1
Sodium hydroxide, 30% C/1
Sodium hypochlorite C/1
Sodium thiosulfate C/1
Sulfonitric acid, 100% B/3/4
Sulfur dioxide B/4
Sulfuric acid, 100% B/4
1,1,2-Trichlorotrifluoroethane B/4
Tartaric acid C/1
Tetrachlorethylene B/4
Tetrahydrofuran (THF) B/4
Tetramethylammonium hydroxide C/1/4
Toluene B/4
Trichloroethylene B/4
Trichloroacetic acid B/1/4
Trichlorobenzene B/4
Trichloroethane B/4
Trichloromethane (chloroform) B/4
Triethanolamine A
Triethylene glycol A
Trifluoroacetic anhydride (TFAA) B/4
Trifluoromethane (fluoroform) B/4
Urea C1
Xylene B/4
Zinc chloride, 10% C1
Zinc sulfate, 10% C1
A = Good resistance, B = Acceptable with limitations, C = Not recommended
1 = Possible crystallization, blockage, or possible coat peeling
2 = Swelling of plunger, possible peeling
3 = Acid vapors (better resistance with lower concentration)
4 = Risk of damage, softening or discoloration of external parts through vapors
5 = Chemical degradation of glass parts (plunger/barrel)