OPW 68EZR-75RF Reconnectable Breakaway Approved for Ethanol Blends Up To 25% (E25) and Biodiesel Blends Up To 20% (B20)

By OPW | Oct 03, 2016

HAMILTON, OH, October 3, 2016 — OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid handling solutions, announced today that its 68EZR-75RF Reconnectable Breakaway is UL Listed for use with gasoline, ethanol blends up to 25% (E25), diesel, and biodiesel blends up to 20% (B20).


The OPW 68EZR Reconnectable Breakaway has been specifically designed for retail fueling operations to help protect dispensing equipment and customer vehicles from potential damage and customers and attendants from a potential hazardous situation in the event of a drive away. The OPW 68EZR uses patent pending, UL Listed innovation to ensure that it is not only the fastest and easiest breakaway in the industry to reconnect but also delivers the greatest peace of mind that it is securely reconnected. The 68EZR delivers trusted OPW quality and proven technology to the retail fueling market at the lowest cost of ownership.

Unlike any other reconnectable breakaway, the OPW 68EZR features:

  • Fast and Easy Reconnection
  • Clear Visual Reconnection Instructions
  • An Audible Click and Green Indicator confirms it is Secure
  • Trusted and Proven Technology
  • No Annual Maintenance
  • Lowest Overall Total Cost of Ownership

The 68EZR features simple “Push-Twist-Click” technology, which makes any drive-away scenario a snap to fix. Simply realign the valve, push in and then twist until you hear the audible click and see the green indicator in cover's outer shell. Unlike other breakaway valves, the click sound and the green indicator give you complete peace of mind assurance that the valve has been securely reattached. The 68EZR is built on the proven and trusted 66REC breakaway technology platform - the most specified reconnectable breakaway in the world since 1996. A time tested, field proven solution.

To learn more about the new OPW 68EZR, please visit: www.68EZR.com or contact your local OPW Distributor or call OPW Customer Service at (800) 422-2525.

About OPW:
OPW is a global leader in fluid handling, management, monitoring and control solutions for the safe and efficient handling and distribution of fuels and critical fluids. OPW designs and manufactures the industry's most complete end-to-end fueling solutions for retail service stations and fleet fueling facilities, including fuel dispensers, payments systems, remote monitoring and data analysis, site automation, electronic tank gauge systems, fleet fuel control systems, car wash systems, piping and containment, access covers, and tank valves and fittings. OPW also designs and manufacturers CNG, Hydrogen, and LPG nozzles and accessories, loading arms, valves and dry-break couplings, tank truck equipment, and rail car valves and equipment. OPW has nearly 4,000 employees with manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Brazil, China and India and sales offices around the world. For more information about OPW, visit our website at www.opwglobal.com.