Plastic Compatibility

Cheat Sheet
A Guide to Plastic Compatibility
With Your Products

1

Satisfactory

2

Probably satisfactory
(but specific applications need testing)

3

No information available

4

Unsatisfactory

This is a guide only different actives may mean differences in compatibility results. We recommend stability testing with every package option, please contact us if you have any queries – [email protected]

Product LDPE HDPE PP PVC PET PET-G SAN PS
After shave lotion 2 2 1 2 2 2 2
Baby lotion (oil in water) 1 1 1 1 1 1 2
Baby oil 1 1 1 1 1 2 2
Baby shampoo 2 1 2 1 2 1 2
Bath oils 2 1 1 1 1 2 2
Bath salts 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Bubble bath 2 1 1 1 1 1 1
Cleansing lotion (oil in water) 2 1 1 1 2 2 2
Cleansing lotion (water in oil) 2 1 1 1 2 2 2
Colognes 2 2 1 2 2 4 4
Cuticle remover 2 2 1 2 3 3 4
Denture adhesive 2 1 1 2 3 2 2
Denture cleaner 2 1 1 2 3 2 2
Deodorant, cream/liquid 2 1 1 1 2 2 2
Deodorant, spray 2 1 1 2 2 2 2
Depilatory 2 1 1 2 3 3 3
Eye shadow 2 1 1 1 3 1 2
Face powder 1 1 1 1 3 1 1
Glycerine 1 1 1 1 3 1 1
Hair dye and tints 2 1 1 1 3 1 2
Hair lotion & conditioners 2 1 1 2 2 2 2
Hair oil 2 1 2 1 2 2 2
Hair spray 2 1 1 2 2 2 2
Hair tonic 2 1 2 1 2 2 2
Hair waving lotion 3 1 1 2 3 2 3
Hair waving neutralizer 1 1 1 2 3 2 3
Hand, face & other lotions 1 1 2 1 2 2 2
Hydrogen peroxide 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Lanolin 1 1 1 1 2 1 1
Lipstick 2 1 1 1 3 1 1
Mascara 2 1 1 1 3 2 2
Nail polish remover 2 2 2 4 4 4 4
Nail polish 2 2 3 4 4 4 4
Perfume 4 4 2 4 3 4 4
Petroleum jelly 1 1 1 1 3 1 2
Preshave lotion 2 1 2 1 2 3 2
Shampoo 2 1 2 1 1 2 2
Shaving cream and soap 2 1 2 1 2 2 2
Suntan lotion 1 1 1 1 3 3 2
Suntan oil 2 1 1 1 3 3 2
Talcum & body powder 1 1 1 1 2 1 1
Tanning lotions 2 1 1 2 3 3 2
Toilet water 2 2 2 1 2 2 2
Toothpaste 1 1 1 1 2 2 2
Wave setting lotion 2 1 1 2 3 3 3

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