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Use these charts to check chemical compatability with your swivel joint metal and seal materials.

A . B . C . D . E . F . G . H . I . J . K . L . M . N . O . P . R . S . T . U . V . W . X . Z

A = Recommended
C = Moderate to Sever
B = Minor to Moderate Effect
* = Insufficient Data
U = Unsatisfactory
Blank = No Data
 AluminumBronzeDuctile IronCarbon Steel316 StainlessBunaViton™Teflon™EPTNeopreneNitrileEPDMFluorosiliconeDelrinRyton
D.D.T.UUAAABAAU BU  A
Decalin     U  UUUUA* 
Decane     B  UUBUA  
Decyl AlcoholAAAAA**A* **  A
Delco Brake Fluid     C  ABCAU  
Denatured AlcoholAAAAAAAAAAAAA A
Detergent Solutions     A  ABAAA* 
Developing Fluids (Photo)     A  BAABA  
Dextron     A  UBAUB  
Di-ester Lubricant Mil-L-7808     B  UUBUB  
Di-ester Synthetic Lubricants     B  UUBUB  
Di-octyl AdipateUUAAAUBAB UB  A
Diaceton     U  AUUAU  
Diacetone AlcoholABBBAUUAAUUAU A
Diammonium PhosphateBUUUAA*AA AA  A
Diazinon     C  UCCUB  
Dibenzyl Ether     U  BUUB*  
Dibenzyl Sebacate     U  BUUBC  
Dibromoethyl Benzene     U  UUUUB  
Dibutyl Ether     U  CUUCC  
Dibutyl PhthalateBBBBAUBAAUUAC*A
Dibutyl Sebacate     U  BUUBB  
Dibutylamine     U  UUUUU  
Dichloro PropaneBBAAABAAU BU  A
Dichloro-Butane     B  UUBUB  
Dichloro-Isopropyl Ether     U  CUUCC  
O-Dichlorobenzene     U  UUUUB  
P-Dichlorobenzene     U  UUUUB  
Dichlorodifluoro Methane             * 
Dichloroethyl EtherAAAAAUCAC UC  *
Dichloroethylene             * 
Dicyclohexylamine     C  UUCUU  
Diesel Oil     A  UBAUA* 
Diethanol AmineAUAAABUAB BB  *
Diethyl AnilineBUAABUUAA UA  *
Diethyl Benezene     U  UUUUC  
Diethyl Ether     U  UCUUCA 
Diethyl KetoneAAAAAUUAA UA  A
Diethyl Sebacate     U  BUUBB  
Diethyl SulfateAAAAAAAA* A*  *
Diethylamine     C  BCCBU  
Diethylene GlycolAAAAAAAAAAAAA*A
Diethylene TriamineAUAAABUAB BB  A
Difluorodibromomethane     U  BUUB*  
Diisobutyl KetoneAAAAAUUAA UA  A
Diisobutylene     B  UUBUC  
Diisooctyl Sebacate     C  CUCCC  
Diisopropyl Benzene     U  UUUUB  
Diisopropyl KetoneAAAAAUUAAUUAU A
Dimethyl Aniline     *  BU*BU* 
Dimethyl Carbinol             A 
Dimethyl FormamideUUAAABBABUBBUAA
Dimethyl Phthalate     U  BUUBB  
Dimethylamine AUAAABUAB BB  B
Dinitro Toluene     U  UUUUU  
Dioctyl PhthalateBABBAUBABUUBB*A
Dioctyl Sebacate      U  BUUBC  
DioxaneBAAAAUUABUUBUAA
Dioxolane     U  BUUBU  
DipenteneAAAAABAAUUBUC A
Diphenyl     U  UUUUB  
Diphenyl Oxides     A  UUAUB  
Dipropylene GlycolAAAABAAAA AA  A
Dodecyl BenzeneAAAAAUAAU UU  A
Dow Chemical 50-4     *  AB*AU  
Dow Chemical ET378     U  *UU**  
Dow Chemical ET588     C  ABCAU  
Dow Corning - 3     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 4     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 5      A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 11     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 33     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 44     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 55     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 200     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 220     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 510     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 550     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 704     B  A*BA*  
Dow Corning - 705     B  A*BA*  
Dow Corning - 710     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 1208     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 4050     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - 6620     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - F60     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - F61     A  AAAAA  
Dow Corning - XF60     A  AAAAA  
Dow Guard     A  AAAAA  
Dowtherm 209, 50% Soution     C  ABCA*  
Dowtherm A or EAABBAUAAUUUUB *
Dowtherm Oil     *  UU*UA  
Drinking Water     A  ABAAA  
Dry Cleaning Fluids     C  UUCUB  
DTE Light Oil     A  UBAUA