Castrol’s Liquid Engineers understand the lubrication challenges facing the food and beverage industry and have developed a range that combines the performance of premium lubricants with the use of food-grade base oils and raw materials.
Our comprehensive range lubricates all types of equipment from hydraulics to gearboxes, bearings to compressors at high to low temperatures.
Castrol’s food-grade lubricants are fully NSF–H1-certified, and approved for use in kosher and halal food production, and:
Our Liquid Engineers recommend the following products for your applications:
Light, natural-coloured physiologically safe special greases. They contain only components which are listed in the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Section 178.3570. Obeen UF Series Greases are acceptable to the USDA as lubricants where incidental food contact may occur.
Greases developed for general lubrication of food machinery. Approved as "physiologically safe" by the Landesgewerbe-Anstalt LGA Bayern and by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (NSF) as "H1" lubricants which can be used in the food and beverage industry even if incidental contact with food products is possible. A special high temperature grease formulated using a PFPE base fluid and thickener and solid lubricants to lubricate rolling and sliding bearings. Suits high-temperature applications in the food and beverage industries where minimum lubricant consumption, drip-free lubrication and physiological safety are required. Especially suited for applications in baking and drying ovens in the food and canning industries.