Is Nalgene® chemically compatible with 200 proof ethanol (ethyl alcohol)?

It depends. Nalgene® uses several different plastics, so it's chemical compatibility may be different depending on which plastic it is made out of. Here are some Nalgene® plastics that have excellent compatibility:

  • LDPE - low density polyethylene
  • HDPE - high density polyethylene
  • PP - polypropylene
  • PMP - polymethylpentene


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