Food Grade HTC Hydraulic Oil H-1

Food Grade HTC (#280) is an anti-wear, food grade oil that is specially formulated for use in the lubrication of processing and packaging equipment that handles food, feed and pharmaceutical products. 280 is especially suited to equipment subject to high loads and high moisture conditions.

Food Grade HTC lubricates all types of compressors, hydraulic pumps, vacuum pumps, aircraft parts, chains, bearings and other general applications where there is a chance of incidental contact with food, foodstuffs, drinking water, potable water, or ground water. Typically, these applications can be found in the following industries:

  • Meat and Poultry Processing Plants
  • Egg Processing Plants
  • Fish and Seafood Processing Plants
  • Breweries and Wineries
  • Soft Drink and Bottling Plants
  • Vegetable and Fruit Processors
  • Cheese and Cheese Product Producers
  • Bakeries
  • Snack Food Manufacturers
  • Pasta Manufacturers
  • Pet Food and Animal Feed Producers
  • Oil Mills and Seed Cake Processors
  • Pharmaceutical and Drug Manufacturers
  • Cosmetic Manufacturers
  • Food and Beverage Container Manufacturers
  • Paper and Paperboard Manufactures
  • Water Well Drillers
  • Drinking and Potable Water Treatment Plants

Ingredients and Benefits

Food Grade HTC (#280) is blended from the finest quality, highly refined, severely hydro-finished, purified, non-toxic, non-staining 100% paraffin base technical white and U.S.P. grade white oils. We combine these with a specialized non-toxic food-grade approved additive package that provides our Food Grade HTC with the following performance characteristics:

  • Excellent lubricity and film strength
  • Enhanced oxidative stability
  • Excellent resistance to thermal degradation
  • A high viscosity index
  • Excellent hydrolytic stability and resistance to emulsification
  • Excellent resistance to acidic compounds
  • Exceptional anti-wear and load carrying capabilities
  • Excellent rust and corrosion inhibition
  • Excellent anti-foam and air release properties
  • Protection against rancidity and build up due to bacterial and fungal growth
  • Longer service life and less deposit formation

Food Grade HTC meets the requirements for a USDA H-1 quality lubricant and the requirements of the United States Code of Federal Regulations 21CFR 178.3570, 178.3620(b), and 573.680 of the United States Food and Drug Administration’s Regulations.


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