TOYOLAC® ABS Resin

Technical Information|Chemical resistance

Chemical resistance data

Table 6: TOYOLAC® 100 Chemical Resistance (Immersion method, no stress, 7 days at normal temperature)
Chemical Weight change (%) Tensile strength retention (%) Change in appearance
Distilled water +0.52 98.1 No change
10% hydrochloric acid +0.32 98.8 No change
30% hydrochloric acid +0.60 89.3 Turned white slightly
10% sulfuric acid +0.44 97.4 No change
30% sulfuric acid +0.17 99.1 No change
10% nitric acid +0.45 98.9 No change
40% nitric acid +0.73 98.1 Turned yellow slightly
10% sodium hydroxide solution +0.36 97.4 Turned yellow slightly
40% sodium hydroxide solution -0.16 99.2 Turned yellow slightly
28% ammonium hydroxide solution +0.95 99.3 Turned yellow slightly
10% sodium chloride solution +0.39 98.8 Turned yellow slightly
3% hydrogen peroxide solution +0.51 98.1 Turned white slightly
10% sodium sulfate solution +0.47 98.3 No change
Methanol +8.57 71.3 Turned white slightly and softened
Ethanol +1.29 99.3 No change
50% ethanol +0.46 99.3 No change
Ethylene glycol -0.22 99.6 No change
Glycerol -0.24 99.6 No change
80% formic acid +5.77 87.6 Turned white slightly
50% acetic acid +0.71 97.4 No change
Oleic acid -0.03 99.4 No change
37% formalin +0.32 98.8 No change
n-Heptane +0.10 98.8 No change
Acetone - - Swelling and partially dissolved
Methyl ethyl ketone - - Swelling and partially dissolved
Ethyl acetate - - Swelling and partially dissolved
Cyclohexane +0.26 98.4 No change
Benzene - - Swelling
Toluene - - Swelling
5% phenol +15.6 65.7 Turned slightly darker and partially dissolved
Carbon tetrachloride - - Swelling
Petroleum ether +0.19 99.0 No change
Kerosene +0.07 98.8 No change
Gasoline +3.58 81.8 Turned slightly darker
Olive oil -0.03 99.3 No change
Whale oil +0.26 98.4 No change
Machine oil +0.02 98.8 No change