Chemical stability

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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

Resources and Citations

  • Hoechst Celanese Corporation, Dictionary of Fiber & Textile Technology (older version called Man-made Fiber and Textile Dictionary, 1965), Hoechst Celanese Corporation, Charlotte NC, 1990