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Graphite lubricant for tortilla machines

Tortillerías play a vital role in Mexico, the United States and other Latin American countries, as their product is the staple food of the Mexican population. The graphite tortilleria lubricant stands out for the special properties of the mineral, as it is neutral and non-toxic.

Graphite lubricant for tortilla machines

The lubricant for graphite tortilleries, must have the highest quality, with the objective of guaranteeing the good operation of the machine, its durability, avoiding the development of smoke and noise. In addition, not just any type of lubricant can be used, as there are toxicological limitations.

It is important to note that proper lubrication will reduce maintenance due to wear and tear. Therefore, it is possible to save time, money, effort and increase productivity.

Here are some of the advantages and qualities of lubricants for tortilla factories, so that you can choose the most suitable one.

Features and benefits of graphite tortilla shop lubricant

Tortillerías play a vital role in Mexico, the United States and other Latin American countries, as their product is the staple food of the Mexican population. The graphite tortilleria lubricant stands out for the special properties of the mineral, as it is neutral and non-toxic.

Since the material is not in direct contact with the food, but with other mechanical components of the machine, food grade certification is not required.

Despite the above, ESGRAF graphite lubricant meets the necessary characteristics for use in a tortillery and does not generate noxious fumes as it is water-based.

Its advantages include easy and quick paint-like application. In addition, they withstand high temperatures without burning or decomposing. By its nature, the adhered graphite film lubricates after drying.

On the other hand, they are environmentally friendly and cost effective.

Some other advantages of graphite tortilla lubricant include the following:

  • It is environmentally friendly, as it does not contain toxic additives.
  • It has great adherence to the surfaces where it is applied.
  • It does not generate noxious fumes that contaminate or impregnate the product or dough.
  • This product does not melt or drip once dry.
  • It is not flammable and there is no risk of ignition.
  • It is easily applied and dries to a thin film.

Know the specifications of lubricating solutions

Although there are several distributors of lubricants and suspensions. All of them must comply with the standards for the storage of lubricants and suspensions With this, the tortilleria guarantees that it has the preventive measures to operate. And when audited, it will pass the analysis without a problem. Since the making of lubricant solutions you use in your process has what it takes and meets the standards for food grade lubricants such as:

  • H1- Lubricants with incidental food contact
  • H2 - Non-food contact lubricants-
  • H3 - Soluble oils
  • T1 - Heat transfer oils with incidental contact

Graphite solutions for tortilla shop lubrication

Graphite-based tortilla shop lubricant ensures improved grease and oil-free mobility. This increases the productivity and lifetime of your machinery.

The graphite-based tortilla and bakery lubricant line LUBRICHAIN was specially developed for application on belts and chains in ovens in these lines of business.

The suspension free of additives and toxic compounds leaves a graphite lubricant film that does not burn, drip, or generate noxious fumes. LUBRICHAIN meets the quality standards required for this application.

At ESGRAF we have all types of graphite lubricants for different applications in general industry. From lubricant for dies to lubricant for railway applications, we have more than 30 years in the international market, offering safe, durable and quality solutions.

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