Summit Industrial Products



Summit’s RPA-68 is a synthetic refrigeration compressor oil is a synthesized hydrocarbon-alkylate 100 percent full-synthetic formulation for reciprocating, rotary, and centrifugal refrigeration compressors. This product is extremely stable at higher compression temperatures while providing excellent low temperature properties at low evaporator temperatures.  Performance and cost benefits include: Reduced and easier oil draining from the plant; Reduced oil consumption- Up to 70 percent less vs. mineral oils; Reduced deposit formation & low foaming tendency; Excellent seal, paint & plastic compatibility; Extended lubricant service life- Up to 5 times longer vs. mineral oils; Chemically stable in the presence of normal levels of water and air; Extended lubricant service life vs. mineral oils.

Recommended uses

RPA-68 refrigeration compressor oil is made for reciprocating, rotary, and centrifugal refrigeration compressor applications using any of several refrigerants including ammonia (R717), R12, R13, R22, R113, R114, R123, R401a, R401b, R402b, R409a, R500, R502 and R503.  Summit RPA-68 is not compatible with R134a and most HFCs.


ISO 9001

Summit first received its ISO 9001 certification in January of 1996, demonstrating a commitment to quality assurance and performance monitoring. ISO 9001 certification is an international quality standard that addresses a comprehensive list of business elements, including management responsibility, order processing, purchasing, process control, traceability, handling of non-conforming product, and internal auditing. Our present ISO 9001 certification is proof of our continuing quality commitment to our customers.


ISO 14001

Summit is committed to protecting the environment, the health and safety of our employees, customers and communities where we work and live. We recognize that through integrating sound environmental health, and safety management practices into all aspects of our business ... we can offer innovative products and services while conserving and enhancing resources for future generations.


NSF ISO 21469

ISO 21469 specifies hygiene requirements for the formulation, manufacture, use and handling of lubricants, which may come into contact with products during manufacturing or processing. The international standard applies to lubricants intended for use in food production, as well as cosmetic, pharmaceutical and animal feed industries. NSF ISO 21469 Certification by an independent, third party provides Summit with a means to obtain international acceptance for their products. 

You can see a list of Summit’s ISO 21469 certified products by clicking here.