IKV Group

Speciality Lubricants

Water Treatment

IKV Lubricants manufacture and supply a full range of products for wet environment applications including cooling towers, steam, hot and chilled water, effluent, chlorinated water and sludge.

Our WRAS (Water Regulatory Advisory Scheme) approved products include:-

WRAS Approval Number 1509564
IKV TRIBOSTAR SSI 1203 TF – a clear silicone paste for use with water up to 85°C.

WRAS Approval Number 1509564
IKV TRIBOFOOD SSI 1203 TF – a clear silicone paste for use with water up to 85°C with NSF H-1 registration.

Our newest product, IKV TRIBOSTAR SSI 1203 TF is based upon a high performance silicone oil incorporating an inorganic thickener to form a white/translucent grease/gel.

IKV TRIBOSTAR SSI 1203 TF possesses an excellent resistance to extreme temperatures, an exceptional resistance to water and steam as well as various chemical agents (acetone, glycol, glycerine, ethyl and methyl alcohol).

It has been approved by the Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS Approval Number: 1509564) according to British Standard BS 6920 for lubricants suitable for potable water installations. It is tasteless, odourless and non-toxic and remains essentially unaltered at temperatures between -40ºC to +200ºC.

It is also registered by NSF International / Nonfood Compounds Registration Program under Category H1, NSF Registration No. 151908. The product is acceptable for use as a lubricant in contact with potable water to be used within food processing plants.

IKV TRIBOSTAR SSI 1203 TF is ideal for the lubrication and protection of rubber seals or plastic parts within water valves and fittings. It is suitable for potable water applications or as a sealing compound for glass apparatus or other applications within the food industry. It is an excellent dielectric paste for use in electrical connectors, terminals and other applications where a moisture proof seal and lubrication are required. It is generally compatible with most plastics, metals, elastomers and seals generally used with the exception of silicone rubber. It is widely used for the lubrication of taps, valves, mixers, ceramic disks and spindles and threaded stainless steel components.

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Our WRAS (Water Regulatory Advisory Scheme) approved products include:-

WRAS Approval Number 1509564
IKV TRIBOSTAR SSI 1203 TF – a clear silicone paste for use with water up to 85°C.

WRAS Approval Number 1509564
IKV TRIBOFOOD SSI 1203 TF – a clear silicone paste for use with water up to 85°C and NSF H-1 registration for incidental food contact.

Our products with good water resistance include:-

IKV UREATIC M-0 is a brown grease with a premium quality mineral base oil. It has excellent lubrication properties for a wide temperature range, from -20 ºC to 150 ºC. A specially formulated additive package also allows it to offer excellent water resistance and good load resistance. NLGI grade 0.

IKV UREATIC M-1 is a brown grease with a premium quality mineral base oil. It has excellent lubrication properties for a wide temperature range, from -20 ºC to 150 ºC. A specially formulated additive package also allows it to offer excellent water resistance and good load resistance. NLGI grade 1.

IKV UREATIC M-2 is a brown grease with a premium quality mineral base oil. It has excellent lubrication properties for a wide temperature range, from -20 ºC to 150 ºC. A specially formulated additive package also allows it to offer excellent water resistance and good load resistance. NLGI grade 2.

IKV UREATIC H-1 is a brown grease with a premium quality mineral base oil. It has excellent lubrication properties for a wide temperature range, from -20 ºC to 150 ºC. A specially formulated additive package also allows it to offer excellent water resistance and good load resistance. NLGI grade 1.

IKV UREATIC M-2/S is a blue grease with a PAO base oil. It has excellent lubrication properties for a wide temperature range, from -45 ºC to 180 ºC. A specially formulated additive package also allows it to offer excellent water resistance and good temperature capacity. NLGI grade 2. Ideal for use on bearings subjected to high rotation speeds where a weak torque resistance is required.

IKV UREATIC H-2/S is a beige grease with a PAO base oil. It has excellent lubrication properties for a wide temperature range, from -20 ºC to 150 ºC. A specially formulated additive package also allows it to offer excellent water resistance and good load resistance. NLGI grade 2. Ideal for use on bearings subjected to high rotation speeds where a weak torque resistance is required.

Other lubricants with resistance to water washout include:

IKV TRIBOLINE CMP 100 ES – synthetic oil for piston compressors.

IKV TRIBOCHAIN 150 WR – Mineral oil for lubrication of chains in the presence of steam & moisture.

IKV TRIBOCHAIN 4200 WR  – Mineral oil for lubrication of chains in the presence of steam & moisture.

IKV TRIBOSTAR MLK 462 – Lithium complex grease for high loads & excellent resistance to high temperatures and water.

IKV TRIBOSTAR MLC 802 – Lithium/ calcium grease that is very adherent with excellent resistance to corrosion and water washout.

IKV TRIBOSTAR MBK 462 – Barium complex grease with exceptional resistance to water washout. Recommended for use on food sterilisers.

Some water related applications require an NSF H1 food approved oil, grease or dry film coating – in particular drinking water processes.

Our NSF H1 food approved grease ranges include:-

G BESSIL 25 – Food approved silicone grease with excellent thermal capacity and water resistance.

G BESLUX ATOX ASP-2– Load resistant, adherent grease with excellent water resistance.

G BESLUX CAPLEX M Range – Load resistant white grease with excellent water resistance. Ideal as a food approved bearing lubricant.

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