Material Type

Lab bottles commonly have a variety of components, such as bodies, caps and closures, seals, straws, and droppers that can be made of various materials.

  • Fluorinated ethylene propylene (FEP) has chemical resistance and a maximum temperature of 400 degrees F (204 degrees C).
  • Polycarbonate is a thermoplastic that resists grease, oil, detergent, and most inorganic acids, and has a very high impact resistance over a wide temperature range. Polycarbonate is commonly transparent.