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Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - March 18, 2019

Trevor Gauntlett celebrates the International Year of the Periodic Table.

Honey, I Shrunk the Additives: Can Nanotechnology Give Lubes a Competitive Edge?

Honey, I Shrunk the Additives: Can Nanotechnology Give Lubes a Competitive Edge?

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - April 18, 2018

Against a backdrop of economic hardship, increased awareness of car maintenance and a crackdown on fake oils, the countr ...


Lubricant Coatings Cut Friction and Noise

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - May 23, 2016

Design changes made to create a quiet, comfortable environment for drivers and passengers allow new noises to be heard w ...


New Shoots from Renewable Roots

Lubes'n'Greases - August 4, 2015

Long-term investments in biobased products are starting to bear fruit. Are they finally poised to break out of the "gree ...


Nanoparticles Gain Traction as Grease Additives

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - September 16, 2014

Tungsten disulfide nanoparticles hold promise as extreme pressure and antiwear additives in grease.


Getting Moly-fied

Lubes'n'Greases - May 22, 2014

Long prized by grease formulators as extreme-pressure agents, molybdenum is increasingly tapped for its friction-easing ...


Engineering a Quiet Ride

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - May 1, 2014

Antifriction coatings help reduce interior car noise and provide a soft, silky feel to controls. And they last for the l ...


Acheson Colloids Huron Plant to Close

Lube Report - August 12, 2009

Henkel last week informed the 89 employees at Acheson Colloids Port Huron, Mich., plant that the site will close at the ...


More Moly from Chile

Lube Report - November 28, 2007

Xstrata Coppers North Chile Division on Monday announced commencement of feasibility studies on an expansion that would ...


Moly Drilling Project Under Way in Ontario

Lube Report - August 29, 2007

MetalCorp Ltd. last week announced the start of drilling at its Playter molybdenum-silver project on the western end of ...


Mount Hope Moly Project Moves Ahead

Lube Report - June 14, 2006

Idaho General Mines Inc. announced Monday that it has filed a plan of operations with the U.S. Bureau of Land Management ...