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Chemical Resistance of Recycled Plastic Lumber

Plastic Lumber Resistance to Chemicals


Even though there is a much larger list of chemicals MAXiTUF© Plastic Lumber is resistant against, below is a list of Common Chemicals HDPE Plastic Lumber is resistant to. If you have a particular application in mind that involves a chemical not on the list, please feel free to contact us.

Common Chemicals MAXiTUF HDPE lumber is resistant to:


  • Sea water
  • Sewage
  • Ethyl, Methyl, Propyl, Isopropyl Alcohol
  • Diesel fuel
  • Jet fuel
  • Gasoline
  • Fuel oil
  • Hydraulic oil
  • Transmission, motor and other lubrication oils and greases
  • Toluene
  • Xylene
  • Detergents
  • Laxtic, sulfuric, boric, hydrochloric, tannic acid
  • Vinegar
  • Benzene
  • Ammonia
  • Brine
  • Formaldehyde
  • Bleach
  • Wines and spirits
  • Urine