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ASCO Lead-Free Solutions

Lead-Free Solenoid Valves

 

 


​Regulations that restrict lead content in devices used for potable water are becoming more common, presenting new design issues for OEMs. That's why ASCO gives OEMs the choice of using lead-free brass, composite, or stainless steel constructions.

To learn more about lead-free regulations and ASCO’s lead-free expertise, visit our
ASCO Lead-Free Capabilities and Expertise page.

 
 

Lead-Free Brass Solutions


Lead-Free brass valves comply with Federal Safe Drinking Water Act regulations. ASCO offers the industry's widest range of lead-free brass solenoid valves—ranging in size from 1/8" to 1" with various coil and elastomer options to fit application needs.

Lead-free brass valves carry the same UL and CSA approvals as ASCO’s traditional brass valves.

Lead-Free Brass Features and Benefits

 
 

Composite Valves Certified by NSF International


The 212 composite valve series from ASCO is specifically designed for water purification and conditioning applications. With its FasNTM connection system and testing and certification from NSF International, the 212 valve is the ideal solution for applications where exceptional quality, assured operation, and minimal service and warranty costs are essential.

212 Series composite valves carry the following approvals from NSF International: NSF 61 Annex G (drinking water), NSF 169 (special purpose food equipment and devices), and NSF 372 (lead-free). The series has also been tested and certified to NSF 42 for material and structural requirements.

Composite valve Features and Benefits
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Subminiature Stainless Steel Valves Certified by NSF International


The subminiature stainless steel valves from ASCO offer compact 2-way and 3-way solenoid valve solutions for a multitude of potable water applications. These valves’ compact size facilitate the design of equipment that needs to fit into tight spaces.

Dedicated versions of the 256 and 356 series carry the following approvals from NSF International: NSF 61 Annex G (drinking water) and NSF 169 (special purpose food equipment and devices).

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Direct Acting Plastic Body Solenoid Valves


The 260 and 360 series from ASCO offer lead-free solutions with lightweight, direct acting plastic body 2-way and 3-way solenoid valves. Dedicated versions of the 260 and 360 series carry the following approvals from NSF International: NSF 61 Annex G (drinking water) and NSF 169 (special purpose food equipment and devices).

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