What are the properties of Xceltherm® 500 and its alternatives?

Radco Xceltherm® 500 and, its Globaltherm® alternative, Globaltherm® FG are both NSF HT1 certified  high-quality food grade heat transfer fluids for use in food and beverage processing applications.

Since 1989, thermal fluid specialist Global Heat Transfer has worked with food and beverage and pharmaceutical manufacturers worldwide to provide thermal fluid management and support. Global Heat Transfer stocks and delivers a wide range of premium heat transfer fluid brands, including Radco Xceltherm® and Globaltherm®, worldwide.

Globaltherm® FG shares all of Xceltherm® 500’s properties and is miscible for dilution purposes, allowing you to add it to your existing thermal fluid with no negative impact on your system. It delivers optimal performance to ensure your system is running at maximum capacity and optimum efficiency.

About Xceltherm® 500

  • Xceltherm® 500 has an operating temperature range of -20°C to 326°C
  • Xceltherm® 500 is NSF HT1 certified as food grade by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), ensuring consumer safety in case of incidental contact with products
  • Xceltherm® 500 Heat Transfer Fluid is recommended for use in closed loop, liquid phase heat and cooling systems
  • It is miscible and interchangeable (for top-up or dilution purposes) with other similar mix thermal fluids such as Globaltherm® FG
  • This thermal fluid is FDA certified non-toxic
  • Xceltherm® 500 is odourless and colourless
  • This thermal fluid has excellent thermal stability
ProductOperating TemperatureBulk208 Litre Barrel25 Litres
Xceltherm® 500-20˚C to 326˚C (4˚F to 619˚F)
ProductOperating TemperatureBulk208 Litre Barrel25 Litres
Globaltherm® FG-20˚C to 326˚C (4˚F to 619˚F)

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