Clarion Food Machinery Gear Oil is designed specifically for use in food machinery worm gears, spur gears and valves. This product is formulated with a high-purity, white mineral oil and additive system for food processing applications. This product does not contain any natural products derived from animals, nuts or genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Suitable for use where vegetarian and nut-free food is prepared, this produt meets the requirements of US Food and Drug Administration(US FDA) regulation 21 CFR 178.3570 for lubricants with the possibility of incidental contact with food for human consumption and are registered as NSF H1 lubricants for use in food processing plants under the jurisdiction of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA). Clarion Food Machinery Gear Oils are certified as Kosher (passover) with the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America and certified halal undet the supervision of the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America.