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Food Grade Grease: RPL-ET-2A

Product Description:

The RPL-ET-2A food grade grease is white in colour and formulated using a mineral base thickened with aluminum complex.  It has a heavy duty EP grease with excellent resistance from water washout. 

The RPL-ET-2A is manufactured in conformance with NSF International guidelines and is fully compliant with USDA and Canadian Food Inspection Agency requirements for use where incidental contact is possible under Sections 21 CFR 178.3570 and 774.1 D78.

Typical applications include machinery used to produce, process, package and transport food, beverage and pharmaceuticals where incidental contact with product may occur including meat and poultry plants, breweries, canneries, bakeries, cosmetics, personal care, pharmaceutical and pet food processing including bearings, cams and slides, pumps, mixers, freezers, chillers, fillers and tablet/capsule presses.

Features and Benefits:

•  Food grade whenever incidental contact is possible

•  High EP properties

•  Excellent resistance from water washout

•  Excellent oxidation stability for long-lasting protection

•  Contains a tackifier additive for extra-adhesion

•  Not affected by mild acid, alkali or salt environments


Typical Operating Properties:

NLGI Grade 2 --
Colour White --
Thickener Aliminum Complex --
Penetration, Worked
60 Strokes (0.1mm)
272 ASTM D217
Dropping Point 288C (550F) ASTM D2265
Base Oil Viscosity
120 cSt ASTM D445
12.5 cSt ASTM D445
Viscosity Index 97 ASTM D2270
Flash Point 204C / 400F ASTM D92
Specific Gravity 0.950 ASTM D854
Water Washout
(% weight loss)
0.2 ASTM D1264
Rust Test Rating Pass ASTM D1743
4-Ball EP Weld Load 315 kg ASTM D2596
4-Ball EP Load Wear Index 41 kg ASTM D2596
4-Ball Wear 0.51 mm ASTM D2266
Oxidation Stability (psi loss) 3 ASTM D942
Operating Temperature Range Low -23C / -10F --
High 177C / 350F --

* Please note: The information, data and tables contained in this website have been carefully edited at the time of publication. However, no responsibility for possible errors or omissions can be assumed. We recommend contacting our Application Support Staff to discuss your specific requirements. We are constantly updating our products therefore technical data and specifications may change at any time without notice. 08/2017

Method of Application:

No special handling precautions are required. Follow regular maintenance instructions as provided with original equipment.

Available Container Sizes:

Size Metric US Imperial
Cartridge 0.41 L / 400 g 14 US fluid ounces / 0.88 lbs
Gallon 3.79 L / 3.4 kg 1 gal / 7.5 lbs
Pail 18.93 L / 16 kg 5 gal / 35 lbs
Keg 56.78 L / 54 kg 15 gal / 120 lbs
Drum 208.20 L / 181 kg 55 gal / 400 lbs
* NB: Sizes and weights are approximate.



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