Category: Exhibitor Spotlight

Sustainable Spotlight – Green Oleo

Over the years, Green Oleo has acquired a strong expertise in Fatty Acids production. The company production site, located in Italy (Cremona), evolved from a process using tallow raw materials to a flexible process that can receive a wide range of raw materials: renewable products and renewable by-products not conflicting with the food value chain.… Continue

Valvoline Intelligent Fluid Technology for Hybrid Vehicles

The electric and hybrid electric vehicle market is predicted to grow globally in the coming years as global automakers and governments look to tackle fuel emissions, and consumers look for more efficient solutions that reduce their overall environmental impact. By 2025, J.P. Morgan predicts that electric and hybrid electric vehicles will account for an estimated… Continue

Synthetic Esters Enable Sustainable Lubrication – Peter Greven

Stronger commitment to environmental protection and tightening legal regulations increase theneed for sustainable lubrication in the form of bio-lubricants. As synthetic esters are based on natural fatty acids derived from renewable sources, their use as base oils is gaining in importance as well. Why are synthetic esters suitable for bio-lubricants? Bio-lubricants can be defined by… Continue

Exhibitor Spotlight: SEQENS Interview

Lubricant Expo interviewed Marie Legatte, Marketing Manager Advanced Specialties, Seqens. What is Seqens role within the lubricant industry and how do your technologies benefit the industry? SEQENS is an integrated global leader in pharmaceutical synthesis and specialty ingredients, delivering outstanding performance, unrivalled market responsiveness and tailor-made solutions to its customers. In the lubricant industry, SEQENS… Continue

Exhibitor Spotlight: Nynas

For several decades, Nynas has been a leading international supplier of naphthenic oils for greases, industrial lubricants and metalworking fluids. High solvency and excellent low-temperature properties make these oils suitable for different areas of application for which we can provide solutions, serving leading companies all over the world.Nynas offers the widest range of base oils… Continue
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Interview with John Eastwood, Head of Global Business Development at Croda Energy Technologies

How is Croda addressing the global shift in attitudes within the automotive market? We have been creating, making, and selling novel, high-performance engine oil additives for 40 years now, moving with legislation and adapting to market demands and changes in oil technology. We have seen a revolution in the engine oil market over the last… Continue

Interview with Gregor Patzer, Managing Director of Optimol Instruments Prueftechnik GmbH

Optimol Instruments is a manufacturer of friction and wear test systems with headquarters in Munich and representatives in Japan, China, Korea, India and the USA. In the run-up to the Lubricant Expo in Essen in September 2022, where Optimol Instruments will be an exhibitor, we spoke to Gregor Patzer, Managing Director of Optimol, about how… Continue