Grease Thickeners

Shear Improvement: Polymers Keep Mechanical Stability

Shear Improvement: Polymers Keep Mechanical Stability

LNG Magazine - June 2, 2020

Polymers can improve water resistance, thickener yield and tackiness in grease formulations, but their long molecular st ...


Marketing Matters

LNG Magazine EMEA - April 27, 2020

Emeka Umejei looks at African grease trends.


Passing the Test: Choosing the Best Grease for Your Heavy Equipment

LNG Magazine - November 20, 2019

A how-to guide for using bench tests to select the right grease for your heavy mining equipment.


Contradictory Compatibility

LNG Magazine - September 17, 2019

Different grease compatibility charts often present conflicting information, putting end users and their equipment at ri ...


Aluminum Complex Grease Has Growth Potential in India

LNG Magazine EMEA - March 18, 2019

Electric vehicle battery makers domination of global lithium supplies leaves Indian grease makers vulnerable to shortage ...

Grease Industry Trending Toward Calcium

Grease Industry Trending Toward Calcium

Lube Report Americas - January 2, 2019

The grease industrys use of calcium thickeners is on the rise, spurred by a search for alternatives to increasingly expe ...


Grease Consistency: A Stiff Challenge

LNG Magazine - October 24, 2017

For almost a century, the cone penetrometer has taken the measure of grease stiffness. Its easy, cheap, fast--and wildly ...


Decoding the Burgeoning Grease Market

LNG Magazine EMEA - August 12, 2014

The grease market is grappling with two opposing trends. Demand is increasing because of industrial and vehicle growth i ...


Megatrends for Grease

LNG Magazine - May 27, 2014

A look inside Germanys market for lubricating greases shows a healthy recovery. It also underscores the challenges facin ...