Contamination Control

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Filter Seal Characteristics

PropertyNitrileEDPMNeopreneSiliconeVitonPolyurethaneFluorosiliconeAflasKalrez
Abrasion Resistance Good Good-Excellent Good Poor Good Excellent Poor Good-Excellent Poor
Acid Resistance Fair Good Fair-Good Fair-Good Excellent Poor Fair-Good Excellent Excellent
Chemical Resistance Fair-Good Excellent Fair-Good Good-Excellent Excellent Fair-Good Excellent Excellent Excellent
Cold Resistance Good Good-Excellent Fair-Good Excellent Poor-Fair Good Good-Excellent Poor Poor-Fair
Dynamic Properties Good-Excellent Good-Excellent Fair Poor Good-Excellent Excellent Poor Good Fair
Electrical Properties Fair Good Fair Excellent Fair Fair-Good Excellent Excellent Excellent
Flame Resistance Poor Poor Good Fair Excellent Poor Good Excellent Excellent
Heat Resistance Good Excellent Good Excellent Excellent Fair Excellent Excellent Excellent
Impermeability Good Good Good Poor Good Good Poor Good Good
Oil Resistance Excellent Poor Fair-Good Fair-Good Excellent Good Good Excellent Excellent
Ozone Resistance Poor Excellent Good-Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent
Set Resistance Good-Excellent Good-Excellent Fair Good-Excellent Good-Excellent Fair Good-Excellent Good Good
Tear Resistance Fair-Good Good-Excellent Fair-Good Poor Fair Good-Excellent Poor Poor-Fair Poor-Fair
Tensile Strength Good-Excellent Good-Excellent Good Poor Good-Excellent Excellent Fair Fair-Good Fair-Good
Water Resistance Fair-Good Excellent Fair Fair Fair-Good Poor Fair Good-Excellent Good-Excellent
Weather Resistance Fair Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Fair Excellent Excellent

*Notes: Viton and Kalrez are registered trademarks of E.I. duPont de Nemours and Company or its affiliates.
Aflas is a registered trademark of Asahi Glass.

Filter Cross Reference Tool

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