PURITY FG WO White Mineral Oil

PURITY FG WO White Mineral Oil — purity you can count on
  • High-quality food-grade white oil [Meets FDA CFR 21, Section 172.878 and CFR 21, Section 178.3620(a)]
  • Colourless, odourless and tasteless food-grade mineral oil
  • Food-grade white mineral oil well-suited for the food processing industry
  • Registered NSF H1 & 3H, acceptable for use in food processing facilities in Canada, and Kosher and Pareve
    food safe
  • White mineral oil available in the following grades: 10, 15, 35, 40, 68, 90

Product Description


Petro-Canada’s PURITY FG WO oils are ultra pure, food grade white mineral oils specially formulated for food processing, pharmaceutical and agricultural industries. Using the patented HT purity process, Petro-Canada produces 99.9% pure, crystal clear white mineral oils – the purest in the world. Blended with a stabilizer for extended shelf life, PURITY FG WO oils are ideally suited for applications that require a straight, non-toxic white mineral oil. PURITY FG WO oils meet the highest food industry purity standards and fit perfectly in HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point) and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) plans. They are H1 and 3H registered by NSF and n, n3, and u1 registered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

Features and Benefits

1. Low volatility

• Minimizes consumption

2. Includes an oxidation inhibitor for stability

• Extended shelf life

3. Odourless and tasteless

4. Rapidly separates from water

5. Excellent low pour characteristics

• Good fluidity at low temperatures

6. Water white in colour, does not stain

7. Fully approved for use in and around food processing areas

• H1 registered by NSF as a lubricant with incidental food contact for use in and around food processing areas
• 3H registered by NSF for use as a release agent on hard surfaces to prevent food from adhering during processing
• Registered n, n3, and u1 by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)
• Certified Kosher and Pareve by Star K
• Certified Halal by IFANCA
• Meets United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations:
• CFR 21, Section 172.878 – White Mineral Oil
• CFR 21, Section 178.3620 (a) – White Mineral Oil
• CFR 21, Section 178.3570 – Lubricants with Incidental Food Contact
• CFR 21, Section 176.170 – Components of paper and paperboard in contact with aqueous and fatty foods

8. PURITY FG WO 35, 68 and 90 meet mineral oils, USP (United States Pharmacopoeia standards)

9. PURITY FG WO 15 meets Light Mineral Oil, NF (National Formulary)

10. PURITY FG WO 15 is approved by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for use as a protecting oil on Shell Eggs processed in plants operating under the USDA voluntary shell egg grading program

11. Maintains food allergy safety

• Free of gluten
• Contain no peanuts, tree nuts, or their derivatives
• Manufactured in a facility that does not manufacture, store, or otherwise handle any peanuts or tree nut product


PURITY FG WO oils may be safely used where an approved food grade or inert white mineral oil is required. General applications include direct and indirect food contact in producing, manufacturing, packing, processing, preparing, treating or packaging food. PURITY FG WO oils may also be used in cosmetics, pharmaceutical plastics and chemical processing and textile production. Specific applications include:

• Rust and corrosion prevention for knives and cutting tables used in food preparation
• Coatings for fruits and vegetables
• Carrier and release agent for pharmaceutical capsules
• Release agents for molds and bakery pans
• Plasticizers
• Moisture resistant coatings on food packaging
• Dust suppressants
• Cleaning agent for stainless steel
• Shell egg protecting oil to retain freshness (15 grade only)

Typical Performance Data

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