One-step process from SEQENS Over the years SEQENS Advanced Specialties acquired a strong expertise in “one-step” carbonatation process and propose a unique range of overbased calcium sulfonate greases. During the “one-step process”, all ingredients are mixed together, sulfonic acid, base oil (vegetable, synthetic or mineral based) and lime. The finished greases are a complex mixture… Continue
Lubricant Expo interviewed advisory board member Jeffery Yost, Founder & CEO of BioRenewable Solutions. Lubricant Expo and Jeffery spoke about sustainability within the industry, his amazing 30 year career and what the future holds for lubricants.
Lubricant Expo interviewed advisory board member Professor Boris Zhmud, Head of Research & Development, Bizol Lubricants where we discussed his career to date, what innovations are happening in the lubricant industry, what new products Bizol Lubricants are currently working on and much more… What is your role and responsibility within BIZOL group? As the Head… Continue
Since their introduction in 1996 the ACEA Oil Sequences have been updated periodically toensure that engine oils are able to meet the ever-changing requirements of the latest enginetechnologies. For the first time, ACEA 2021 has separated the Light Duty and Heavy Duty OilSequences to allow a more flexible approach to updating the specifications. ACEA 2021… Continue
Testing the tribological properties of lubricants is a challenging task. Tribometers that represent tribocontacts in a model environment are able to both accurately simulate the operating conditions of high-quality lubricants and provide reliable results to differentiate their performance profiles. Oscillation In Tribotesting The SRV®, developed by a German manufacturer of industrial lubricants in the 1960s,… Continue
Lubricant Expo interviewed Richard Baker, Director of TriboTonic and a member of Lubricant Expo advisory board. We discussed his career to date, how the lubricant industry is adapting to a more sustainable future and what he is looking forward to seeing at Lubricant Expo 2022. Watch the full interview:
ACHIEVING MORE TOGETHER CLIMATE NEUTRAL & CLIMATE POSITIVE Our company is proud to announce that we are making a positive contribution to the climate that goes beyond mere CO2 compensation. setral® (and the companies of the ECCO Group) are now certified “climate neutral” and “climate positive”. Besides our existing measures to limit our carbon emissions,… Continue
Sustainability for the lubricants industry still requires a common goal and agreed objective. We will see tweaks and improvements as the industry goes deeper into the sustainability journey. Right now, it requires individuals and leaders to take charge, and then get the support of colleagues, competitors, political, economic and educational areas to work together. It is… Continue