How to lubricate food processing equipment.
Choosing the right lubricant for food-processing equipment and applying it correctly are critical to making sure plants stay up and running with minimal risk of food contamination. That’s why Timken created Rotalube, an automated lubrication device specifically for chain conveyors. Trevor Roberts, product manager for the Groeneveld UK unit of Timken, explained how Rotalube works and why it’s preferable to other food processing lubrication options in Food Processing. (Story begins on page 49.)