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O-Ring Fluid Compatibility Guide - B's

(for reference only)

1 = Recommended  2 = Probably Satisfactory  3 = Marginal  4 = Not Recommended

Chemical/Media
Perfluoro-
elastomer
Viton®
ETP
Aflas®
TFE/P
Viton®
FKM
EPDM
P.C.
Buna-N
NBR
Silicone
Fluoro-
silicone
BARDOL B 1 1 2 1 4 4 4 2
Barium Carbonate 1 - - - - - - -
Barium Chlorate 1 - - - - - - -
Barium Chloride 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Barium Cyanide 1 - - - - - - -
Barium Hydroxide 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Barium Iodide 1 - - - - - - -
Barium Nitrate 1 - - - - - - -
Barium Oxide 1 - - - - - - -
Barium Peroxide 1 - - - - - - -
Barium Salts 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Barium Sulfate 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Barium Sulfide 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
BAYOL 35 1 1 1 1 4 1 4 1
BAYOL D 1 1 1 1 4 1 4 1
Benzaldehyde 2 4 2 4 1 4 4 4
Benzamide 1 - - - - - - -
Benzanthrone 1 - - - - - - -
Benzene 1 1 3 2 4 4 4 1
Benzene Hexachloride (BHC) 1 - - - - - - -
Benzenesulfonic Acid 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 2
Benzidine 1 - - - - - - -
Benzil 1 - - - - - - -
Benzilic Acid 1 - - - - - - -
Benzoic Acid 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 2
Benzoin 1 - - - - - - -
Benzonitrile 1 - - - - - - -
Benzophenone 1 1 1 1 2 4 - 1
Benzotrichloride 1 1 3 1 1 4 - -
Benzotrifluoride 1 - - - - - - -
Benzoyl Chloride 1 2 2 2 4 4 - 2
Benzoyl Peroxide 1 - - - - - - -
Benzyl Acetate 1 - - - - - - -
Benzyl Alcohol 1 1 2 1 2 4 2 2
Benzyl Benzoate 1 1 3 1 2 4 - 1
Benzyl Bromide 1 - - - - - - -
Benzyl Chloride 1 1 2 1 4 4 4 1
Benzyl Salicylate 1 - - - - - - -
Benzylamine 1 - - - - - - -
Beryllium Chloride 1 - - - - - - -
Beryllium Fluoride 1 - - - - - - -
Beryllium Oxide 1 - - - - - - -
Beryllium Sulfate 1 - - - - - - -
Bismuth Nitrate 1 - - - - - - -
Bismuth Oxychloride 1 - - - - - - -
Bismuth Subcarbonate 1 - - - - - - -
Bittern 1 - - - - - - -
Black Liquor 3 2 2 2 2 2 - -
Black Point 77 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3
Blast-Furnace Gas 1 1 1 1 4 4 1 2
Bleach Liquor 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2
Bone Oil 1 1 1 1 2 1 - -
Borane 1 - - - - - - -
Borax 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2
Bordeaux Mixture 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2
Boric Acid 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Boric Oxide 1 - - - - - - -
Borneol 1 - - - - - - -
Bornyl Acetate 1 - - - - - - -
Bornyl Formate 1 - - - - - - -
Boron Fluids (HEF) 1 1 1 1 4 2 4 2
Boron Phosphate 1 - - - - - - -
Boron Tribromide 1 - - - - - - -
Boron Trichloride 1 - - - - - - -
Boron Trifluoride 1 - - - - - - -
Boron Trioxide 1 - - - - - - -
BRAYCO 885 (MIL-L-6085A) 1 1 2 1 4 2 4 2
BRAYCO 910 1 4 3 4 1 2 4 4
Brine 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Bromic Acid 1 - - - - - - -
Bromine 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 2
Bromine Pentafluoride 2 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Bromine Trifluoride 2 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Bromine, Anhydrous 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 2
Bromobenzene 1 1 4 1 4 4 4 1
Bromochloromethane 1 1 3 1 2 4 4 2
Bromochloropropane 1 - - - - - - -
Bromochlorotrifluoroethane (HALOTHANE) 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 2
Bromoform 1 - - - - - - -
Bromotrifluoroethylene (BFE) 1 - - - - - - -
Bromotrifluoromethane (FC 13B1) 2 2 - 1 1 1 4 2
Buffered Oxide Etchants (BOE) 1 - - - - - - -
Bunker C 1 1 2 1 4 1 2 1
Butane 1 1 2 1 4 1 4 1
Butyl Acetyl Ricinoleate 1 1 1 1 1 2 - 2
Butyl Amine 1 4 2 4 4 3 4 4
Butyl Benzoate 1 1 - 1 1 4 - 1
Butyl Benzyl Phthalate (BBP) 1 - - - - - - -
Butyl CARBITOL 1 1 2 1 1 4 4 4
Butyl CELLOSOLVE 1 4 3 4 2 3 - 4
Butyl CELLOSOLVE Acetate 1 2 2 2 2 4 2 2
Butyl Ether 1 4 - 4 3 3 4 3
Butyl Lactate 1 - - - - - - -
Butyl Laurate 1 - - - - - - -
Butyl Oleate 1 1 1 1 2 4 - 2
Butyl Stearate 1 1 1 1 4 2 - 2
Butylene 1 1 - 1 4 2 4 2
Butyraldehyde 2 4 4 4 2 4 4 4
Butyric Acid 1 2 - 2 2 4 - -
Butyric Anhydride 1 - - - - - - -
Butyrolactone 1 - - - - - - -
Butyroyl Chloride 1 - - - - - - -

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