Delivering Fluid Sealing Solutions Since 1972

Food & Drink (FDA)

Fluid sealing products for the food and beverage (FDA Seals) industry

M Barnwell Services has built up a portfolio of food and drink seals. These have been specially developed to provide very high performance, excellent mechanical capabilities, high chemical resistance and comply with food standards organizations, for applications in the Food Processing, Brewing, Distilling and Bottling Industries.

For more detailed information on our range of FDA / Hygienic Seals click here.

Our special Seal Maker Service can produce standard and bespoke food and drink seals up to 520mm diameter within an hour (conditions apply).

We have many  FDA 21 CFR § 177.2600 (A-F)FDA 21 CFR § 177.2400 (D), EC1935/2004 & EC2023/2006, BfR XXI/1 Category 4, 3-A Standard 18-03 Class I, and BAM (reactivity with oxygen) approved compounds for Polymers, such as Fluorocarbon (FKM & FPM), PTFE, FEP and PFA Encapsulated, Perfluoroelastomers (FFKM), Nitrile (NBR), EPDM, Silicone (VMQ) and Hydrogenated Nitrile (HNBR), as well as Bacterial Grades (containing silver ions) and Metal/X-Ray Detectable Compounds.

For a list of quality-approved specialized compounds see our Approved Materials page. For the range of FDA FFKM O Ring compounds – click here.

Popular food and drink seals include:

Sealing Solutions For

  • Mixers – Homogenization, agitator, separator, heat exchangers, heat recovery
  • Cooking Vessels – Line ovens, pressure cookers, boilers
  • Extrusions – Rolling, Layering, depositing, conveying, cutting, shaping, moulding, lifting, coating
  • Heat / Cold treatment – Pasteurization, Autoclave (removal bacteria) heat exchanger / heat recovery. Cooling, refrigeration, freezing, tempering
  • Packaging – Boxing, sachet, canning, bottling, sealing, lids, X-Ray/ metal detection
  • Process – Goods in, raw materials, refining, grinding, cutting, milling, sieving (Flour/sugar/fats silo storage, IBCs, distribution, pumps pipework in-line seals RJTs, SMS, pumps, valves & control)
  • Brands – Lutetia, Unifiller, Apple, Mettler Toledo, Retort and many more

We can also provide onsite consultation, sample identification and technical support for your requirements.

Contact us for more information on our range of FDA seals or request a quote.