The ability of a material to resist reactions with chemicals, such as acids, bases, or oxidizing reagents. Archival materials have good chemical stability.
Synonyms and Related Terms
chemically inert; chemically stable
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Hoechst Celanese Corporation, Dictionary of Fiber & Textile Technology (older version called Man-made Fiber and Textile Dictionary, 1965), Hoechst Celanese Corporation, Charlotte NC, 1990
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