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Chemical Resistance Charts for Flooring and Coatings

ASTM C722 Chemical Resistance Test: 7 Days Full Immersion @ 23°C/50% RH (7 Days Full Cure)

 

ACIDS

Chemicals Conc. % ZeraDur 200 ZeraDur 210 HD ZeraDur E250CR ZeraDur N300 CR ZeraKlear CR ZeraClad 100
Acetic Acid 10% R S R R* R L
  20% R S R R* R NR
  40% S NR S R* S NR
  glac. NR NR NR   NR NR
Battery Acid   R R R R R R
Benzoic Acid 10% R R R R R R
Boric Acid 10% R R R R R R
Citric Acid 25% R R R R R R
  50% R R R R R R
Chromic Acid 10% R R R R R R
  25% R R R R R R
  60% R R R R R R
Formic Acid 10% R NR R R* S R
  20% R NR R R* S NR
  50% R NR R R* NR NR
Flourosilicic Acid 10% R R R R R R
  35% R R R R R R
Glycolic Acid 20% R NR R R S NR
  40% S NR S S NR NR
  98% S NR S S NR NR
Hydrochloric Acid 20% R* R R R R R
  36% R* R R R R R
Lactic Acid 20% S NR R* R R NR
  40% S NR R* R R NR
  85% S NR R* R R L
Nitric Acid 20% R(D)* R(D) R(D) R(D) R(D) R(D)
  40% R(D)* R(D) R(D) R(D) R(D) R
  60% R(D)* NR R(D) R(D) S R
  70% R(D)* NR R(D) R(D) S NR
Sulphuric Acid 10% R* R R R R R
  40% R R R R R R
  70% R* R R R(D) R(D) L
  98% NR NR NR R* NR NR
Phosphoric Acid 10% R* R R R R R
  50% R* R R R R L
  75% R* R R R R L
Tartaric Acid 20% R R R R R R
  50% R R R R R R


RATING LEGEND

R - Recommended NR - Not Recommended
S - Splash and Spillage (D) - Discolouration
R* - Best Recommendation  

Note: some discoloration might not be acceptable for customer in certain applications. Please check before making recommendation.

 

SOLVENTS

Chemicals ZeraDur 200 ZeraDur 210 HD ZeraDur E250CR ZeraDur N300 CR ZeraKlear CR ZeraClad 100
Acetate, PM R R R R R R
Acetone NR S* S NR NR NR
Benzyl Alcohol S R R R* R S
Butanol R R R R R R
n.Butyl Acetate R R R R R NR
Butyl Carbitol R R R R R S
Cyclohexanol R R R R R R
Dibasic Ester R R R R R R
D-Limonene R R R R R R
Ethanol R R R R R R
Furfural Alcohol NR NR NR   NR NR
Isopropanol R R R R R R
Methanol R* R R NR NR  
Methyl Ethyl ketone (MEK) NR NR NR R* R* NR
Methyl Isobutyl Ketone (MIBK) R* R R R R R
Mineral Spirits R R R R R R
Naphtha, H.F. R R R R R R
Oxol 100 R R R R R R
Varsol R R R R R R
Xylene R R R R R NR


RATING LEGEND

R - Recommended NR - Not Recommended
S - Splash and Spillage (D) - Discolouration
R* - Best Recommendation  

Note: some discoloration might not be acceptable for customer in certain applications. Please check before making recommendation.

 

BASES

Chemicals ZeraDur 200 ZeraDur 210 HD ZeraDur E250CR ZeraDur N300 CR ZeraKlear CR ZeraClad 100
Ammonium Benzoate R R R R R R
Ammonium Hydroxide  R R R R R R
Potassium Hydroxide R R R R R R
Potassium Hydroxide R R R R R R
Sodium Chloride R R R R R R
Sodium Hydroxide R R R R R R
Sodium Hypochlorite R R R S R S
Trisodium Phosphate R R R R R R
Zinc Oxide Solution R R R R R R
Zinc Sulphate R R R R R R
Calcium Chloride R R R R R R
Sodium Sulphide R R R R R R


RATING LEGEND

R - Recommended NR - Not Recommended
S - Splash and Spillage (D) - Discolouration
R* - Best Recommendation  

Note: some discoloration might not be acceptable for customer in certain applications. Please check before making recommendation.

 

PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

Chemicals ZeraDur 200 ZeraDur 210 HD ZeraDur E250CR ZeraDur N300 CR ZeraKlear CR ZeraClad 100
Brake Fluid R R R R R R
Diesel Fuel R R R R R R
Engine Oil (10 W30) R R R R R R
Esso Turbo Oil R R R R R R
Gasoline R R R R R R
Hydraulic Fluid R R R R R R
Jet Fuel R R R R R R
Skydrol R R R R R R
Brine R R R R R R
L-602 R R R R R R
Transformer Oil R R R R R R
Transmission Fluid R R R R R R
Turbo Fuel B R R R R R R


RATING LEGEND

R - Recommended NR - Not Recommended
S - Splash and Spillage (D) - Discolouration
R* - Best Recommendation  

Note: some discoloration might not be acceptable for customer in certain applications. Please check before making recommendation

 

CHEMICALS

Chemicals ZeraDur 200 ZeraDur 210 HD ZeraDur E250CR ZeraDur N300 CR ZeraKlear CR ZeraClad 100
Benzyl Chloride S S S R S S
Chlorine R R R R R R
Diamines R R R R R R
Ethyl Morpholine R R R R R R
Formaldehyde R R R R R R
Glycerin R R R R R R
Hydrazine Hydrate R R R R R S
Hydogen Peroxide R R R R R S
Pyridine R R R R R R
Styrene R R R R R R


RATING LEGEND

R - Recommended NR - Not Recommended
S - Splash and Spillage (D) - Discolouration
R* - Best Recommendation  

Note: some discoloration might not be acceptable for customer in certain applications. Please check before making recommendation.

 

FOOD & MISC.

Chemicals ZeraDur 200 ZeraDur 210 HD ZeraDur E250CR ZeraDur N300 CR ZeraKlear CR ZeraClad 100
Beer R R R R R R
Blood R R R R RR R
Coffee R R R R R R
Coke R R R R R R
Cooking Oil R R R R R R
Honey  R R R R R R
Hot Animal Fat R R R R R R
Javex R R R R R R
Ketchup R R R R R R
Lard R R R R R R
Margarine  R R R R R R
Milk R R R R R R
Mustard R R R R R R
Pine Oil R R R R R R
Tea R R R R R R
Acidic Waste Water @180F NR NR NR R* NR NR
Urine (Animal) R R R R R R


RATING LEGEND
R - Recommended NR - Not Recommended
S - Splash and Spillage (D) - Discolouration
R* - Best Recommendation  

Note: some discoloration might not be acceptable for customer in certain applications. Please check before making recommendation.

 

CHEMICAL RESISTANCE OF WATERBORNE COATINGS

ASTM D 1308 – Covered Spot Test, 24hrs @ 23C

Chemical  ZeraTuf W-104 ZeraTuf W-104 with Crosslinker  ZeraTuf W-104 Grey 
Baking Soda No Effect No Effect  No Effect
Sugar No Effect No Effect  No Effect
Sulphuric Acid (10%) No Effect No Effect  Stained
Chlorine No Effect No Effect  No Effect
Lactic Acid (10%) Stained Stained  Stained
Colorax (50%) No Effect  No Effect  No Effect
Windex No Effect  No Effect  No Effect
Coffee Stained  Stained Stained
Ethanol (50%) Stained Stained No Effect
CLR No Effect  No Effect  Stained
White Wine No Effect No Effect  No Effect
Red Wine  Stained Stained Stained
Vinegar No Effect  No Effect  No Effect
Tea  No Effect  No Effect  Stained
Milk  No Effect  No Effect  No Effect
Ketchup  No Effect No Effect  Stained
Mustard Stained Stained Stained
Cooking Oil No Effect No Effect  No Effect 
Leather Cleaner No Effect  No Effect  No Effect
Windsheild Washer Fluid  No Effect No Effect  No Effect

 

NOTE: The information contained herein is given in good faith to be used as a guide for product selection. Since operating conditions are beyond our control, customers must ensure that the product is suitable for the purpose in which it is intended. All information contained in this Chemical Resistance Chart is to be used as a guide and is subject to change without notice.

 

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