Summit Industrial Products

SumTech PFPE-420

SumTech PFPE-420

SumTech® PFPE-420 is a perfluorinated polyether (PFPE) based lubricating grease created for use in severe operating conditions caused by high temperature or aggressive chemical environments. This long-life lubricant has excellent rust inhibiting, corrosion protection and solvent washout resistant properties. It is totally inert and can be used in the presence of liquid or gaseous oxygen. SumTech® PFPE-420 meets USDA 1998 (H1) guidelines (lubricants with incidental food contact).

Recommended uses

SumTech® PFPE-420 is ideal for use in bearings, conveyors and pumps subject to aggressive chemicals or heat. It recommended for drying ovens, shrink wrap tunnels, oven chains and other high temperature applications found in food manufacturing. SumTech® PFPE-420 is compatible with all types of polymers, plastomers and elastomers.

SumTech® is a registered trademark of Summit Industrial Products.


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.



A product that is NSF H1 Registered is approved for use where there might be incidental food contact. The categorization of “lubricant for incidental food contact” represents the use of a lubricant which, as a consequence of general use of the machinery or equipment to which it is applied, may result in the contact of that substance with food. All of Summit’s Food Grade products are H1 Registered. 

Certified Products

SumTech® PFPE-420