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ELECTRAGUARD CHEMICAL RESISTANCE

Mission Critical Conductive Floor Paint

ElectraGuard ESD Epoxy Floor Paint is resistant to a variety of industrial chemicals that are used in the manufacturing environment.  Test methods and environmental factors are an important consideration when evaluating ElectraGuard for use with specific chemicals and long term exposure. Your results may vary.  Pretest to your specific needs prior to use. Note: The following testing was performed on ElectraGuard without topical coats of ElectraThane and ElectraGlaze sealers.

Chemical Resistance, 15 Minutes Open Environment

Sulfuric Acid (50%), no effect

Sulfuric Acid (5%), Slight Surface attack

Nitric Acid (50%), Slight Surface Attack

Nitric Acid (5%), Slight Surface attack

Hydrochloric Acid (5%), slight dulling

Acetic Acid (Conc.), no effect

Acetic Acid (5%), no effect

Sodium Hydroxide (50%), no effect

Ammonium Hydroxide (28%), no effect

Methyl Alcohol, no effect

Ethyl Alcohol, no effect

Cresol, slight surface attack

Gasoline, Mineral Oil, Vegetable Oil, no effect

Chloroform, no effect

Trichloroethylene, no effect

Acetone, slight softening, no color change

Methyl Ethyl Ketone, softening and discoloration

Amyl Acetate, Ethyl Acetate, no effect

Silver Nitrate (40%), slight brown stain

Ethyl Ether, no effect

Formaldehyde (40%), no effect

Iodine, Yellow Stain

Phenol, slight surface attack

Benzene, no effect

Xylene, no effect

Carbon Tetrachloride, no effect

* 30% hydrogen peroxide, No visible change, * client testing

10:1 HF dip (~5% HF), no visible change, * client testing

* Developer 321 (contains TMAH), no effect, * client testing

Butyl Alcohol, no effect



Chemical Resistance, 30 Minutes Under Watch Glass

Antifreeze - No Effect

Benzyl Alcohol - No Effect

Dodecylbenzene Sulfonic Acid - No Effect

Formic acid - No Effect

Isopropanol (IPA) - Slight Softening, No Color Change

Mineral Spirits - No Effect

Napthol Spirits - No Effect

Octyl Alcohol - No Effect

Oxalic Acid - Slight Dulling

Phosphoric Acid Technical Grade 75% - Very Slight Softening

Sodium Hypochlorite 15% (Bleach) - Slight Dulling

Stearic Acid - No Effect

Sulfuric Acid 90% - No Effect

Tetrahydrofurfuryl Alcohol - No Effect

Toluene - No Effect

 

 

 

Chemical Resistance of ElectraGlaze and ElectraThane Sealers

15 Minutes Under Watch Glass

Benzyl Alcohol - No Effect

Isopropanol (IPA) @ 100% - slight dulling

Mineral Spirits - No Effect

IPA @ 10% and water @ 90% - No Effect

Napthol Spirits - No Effect

Octyl Alcohol - No Effect

Phosphoric Acid Technical Grade 75% - Slight dulling of film

Tetrahydrofurfuryl Alcohol - No Effect

Toluene - No Effect

Mineral Spirits - No Effect

 

 

PN: EG-1, EG-CASE, EG-5, ElectraGuard ESD Epoxy Floor Paint

 

United Static Control Products Inc

Approved: SRC

 

DOCUMENT NUMBER

SRC10109C

 

DATE: October 2016, review and amended results for MEK 05/14