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SKF release new hygienic bearings

08 February 2016

SKF has developed new corrosion-resistant bearings that meet hygienic standards. 

The new stainless steel deep groove ball bearings with blue seals, fulfil FDA and EC requirements. The bearing is also filled with food-grade grease registered by NSF as category H1.

“Both the blue seal and the lubricant were developed for use in food and beverage applications,” said David Oliver, SKF Europe Industry Manager Food and Beverage. 

“The overall bearing meets the highest standards of food management systems and regulations. 

“This offer is unique to SKF, none of our competitors can offer the full package of food grade grease, plus FDA and EC approved blue coloured sealing in their stainless steel deep groove ball bearings.”

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