Hydraulic Fluid (Biobased)
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Criteria for Hydraulic Fluid (Biobased)
The contractor must provide services to take back and re-refine used biobased hydraulic oil.
Products must be certified by Ecologo CCD-068 (Industrial Lubricants- Vegetable Based) and be listed in the USDA BioPreferred Catalog.
Hydraulic fluid must be readily biodegradable and non-hazardous ISO 40 grade hydraulic tractor oil for use in general purpose hydraulic systems. This oil must be a direct replacement for petroleum oil based hydraulic tractor fluids. Oil must meet or exceed the requirements of petroleum oil based hydraulic fluids and have excellent anti-wear characteristics. Hydraulic system must be factory filled with bio-degradable hydraulic oil. Oil certifications must be provided at delivery. Hydraulic tank must also be clearly marked with decal stating it contains bio-degradable oil.
- Products supplied need to be rated as Commercial and/or Industrial Grade.
- All products shall be American Petroleum Institute certified.
- Products must meet the performance and warranty requirements of the manufacturers listed in the specifications.