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To determine the solubility of AFLASŪ in the most commonly encountered organic solvents examine the table below. The "ID" number refers to those solvents listed in the introduction literature. More information regarding dipole moment and solubility parameters can be found in the introduction literature.

 ID Organic Solvent Rating
  acetic acid 2
13 acetone 3
8 acetonitrile 1
11 acetylacetone 2
10 acrylonitrile 1
  aniline 1
19 benzene 2
9 1-butanol 1
  carbitol 1
14 carbon disulfide 1
  carbon tetrachloride 2
  chloroform 3
23 cyclohexane 2
7 n,n-dimethylformamide 1
4 dimethylsulfoxide 1
6 ethanol 1
16 ethyl acetate 3
3 ethylene glycol 1
25 n-heptanol 2
  n-hexane 2
  isoamyl alcohol 1
24 isopropylether 2
2 methanol 1
  methyl cellosolve 1
15 methyl ethyl ketone (MEK) 3
1 n-methylformamide 1
21 methyl isobutyl ketone (MIBK) 3
  nitrobenzene 1
5 nitromethane 1
  oil of turpentine 1
12 pyridine 2
17 tetrahydrofuran 3
20 tolulene 2
22 trichloroethane 3
18 trichloroethylene 3
  trichlorotrifluoroethane 3
Swell after immersion at room temperature for 48-hours:
1 = Swell less than 20%
2 = Swell greater than 20% but less than 100%
3 = Swell greater than 100%
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To learn about rubber seals manufactured using formulated AFLASŪ fluoropolymers contact:  
    Seals Eastern, Inc.
    134 Pearl Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701
    Tel: (732) 747-9200 Fax: (732) 747-3647.
    or visit www.SealsEastern.com
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Last Updated: 09/04/2012