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Food-safe plastics for the food industry

Self-lubricating and maintenance-free products made from food-safe, high-performance polymers for the food industry

igus® products made from food-safe polymers help you to comply with the stringent food hygiene and food safety requirements in all food production process steps.
Advantages of igus® products for the food industry

Food-safe, physiologically harmless, FDA-certified polymers and certification to Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 possible

No product contamination by avoiding lubricants



Lowest humidity absorption

Resistant to chemicals, acids, resistant to alkaline and alcoholic cleaning agents


Best wear-resistance

Use of igus® products in the food industry

Wafer baking

Food technology: Waffle-backing machines


No corrosion due to high humidity

High-temperature applications without axial safety (T>338°F) due to tempered iglide® plain bearings

High wear resistance

Sausage-, Fish- & Meat Manufacturing

Food technology: Sausage, fish & meat processing


Corrosion resistant even in hot cleaning process

iglide® T500 plain bearings as standard solution for "hot" and "cold" applications

FDA-approved high-temperature solution iglide® A500


Food technology: Sweets processing


Maintenance-free, self lubricating

Good chemical resistance against brine / typical detergents (Hydrogen peroxide, bases, peracetic acid)


No damage of soft stainless steel shafts (V2A, V4A) – cost advantage

Current News for food industry

UL-verified 36 month guarantee

UL-verified 36 month guarantee

iglide® 17 Standard Bearing Materials

iglide® 17 Standard Bearing Materials

iglide® product finder for semi-finished goods

iglide® product finder, quickly find the right iglide® material

xiros® slewing ring bearing

Maintenance-free, dry operation with low coefficients of friction