Why Are Plastic Components Ideal for the Packaging and Food Industries?
In this post, learn why igus® plastic components are ideal for the packaging & food industries beyond being dry-running, hygienic & corrosion-resistant.
Hold the Cheese? Not for This Busy Iowa Production Plant
In this customer story, read about how a plant switched from a stainless steel cable chain to a plastic igus® energy chain to avoid downtimes.
FDA-Compliant Magnetic Plastics to Keep Food Safe During Manufacturing
Read this blog to learn why magnetic plastic materials are crucial for the food industry, and discover a self-lubricating, maintenance-free product that helps keep food safe from plastic fragments.
Spherical Balls For Various Metallic Bearing Housings
Six dimensions for housing numbers 203 - 208 Maintenance-free, dry operation High durability Corrosion-free Resistant to dirt Lubrication-free Typical application areas: Conveyor systems, food i
Your guide to modern ball bearings
We break down the components of a modern ball bearing, and explain what type of bearing materials are best for certain environments.
Complying with the Food Safety Modernization Act
Bearing lubrication can transfer bacteria and other contaminants between food. See what bearings you can use that are compliant
iglide knife edge rollers
iglide® (iglidur®) knife edge rollers offer a tight deflection radius and require a low amount of drive power, perfect for food processing, material handling, and automation applications. Learn more a
Why use iglide® plastic bushings? Our customers answer
igus iglide® plastic bushings can be found in wide range of applications across many industries including food processing, medical, marine, textile, agriculture, automotive, filling machines, drive te