Conventional Base Stocks

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UES Rerefinery on Schedule

Lube Report - July 11, 2012

Universal Environmental Services has built up a supply of used oil for its rerefinery project in Peachtree City, Georgia ...

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Hydrodec OK’d to Treat PCB-Tainted Oil

Lube Report - July 4, 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued Hydrodec Group a final permit for storage and treatment of used transfor ...

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Pennsylvania Team Plans Rerefinery

Lube Report - June 27, 2012

Mil Speck Re-Refining Oil Co. and non-profit organization Renewable Manufacturing Gateway, both based in Pennsylvania, s ...

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NexLube to Start Building Rerefinery

Lube Report - June 20, 2012

NexLube Tampas contractors will begin construction on its base oil rererefinery and blending plant in Florida by the end ...

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Rerefiner Expands Its Universe

Lube Report - May 9, 2012

Immediate opportunity as well as long term corporate strategy prompted Wichita, Kan.-based Universal Lubricants to purch ...

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Heritage Oil Sales Higher

Lube Report - May 9, 2012

Heritage-Crystal Cleans oil business, including oil collection and rerefining, posted $20 million in sales for the quart ...

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Site Work Starts for Baltimore Rerefinery

Lube Report - February 15, 2012

FCC Environmental started engineering and site preparation work on its $50 million Group II base oil rerefinery project ...

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Indianapolis Rerefinery Starts Up

Lube Report - February 1, 2012

Heritage Crystal Clean on Jan. 26 announced startup of the second phase of its rerefinery in Indianapolis and its plants ...

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NexLube Takes Next Step

Lube Report - February 1, 2012

NexLube Tampa expects its rerefinery and blending plant project in Florida, scheduled to open in 2013, will produce whit ...

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UES Becomes Avista Subsidiary

Lube Report - January 18, 2012

Avista Oil AG of Germany acquired a majority stake in Universal Environmental Services, which is building a new rerefine ...

Uz-Pristas Rerefinery Kicks Off

Uz-Pristas Rerefinery Kicks Off

Lube Report - November 2, 2005

The Uz-Prista Recycling joint venture opened its first base oil rerefinery in Uzbekistan last week during a ceremony att ...

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Nigerian Blenders Support Waste Oil Bill

Lube Report - July 20, 2005

LAGOS, Nigeria - A call for federal legislation on waste oil disposal and collection gained traction at the Nigerian Lub ...

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Hydrodec Changes Top Exec, Focuses on U.S.

Lube Report - July 20, 2005

Chief Executive Ian Smale stepped down Dec. 4, and Chief Financial Officer Chris Ellis was appointed acting chief execut ...

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Clean Harbors Separates Lubes Unit

Lube Report - June 29, 2005

Safety-Kleens parent Clean Harbors has carved out its base oils and lubricants business under the new name Kleen Perform ...

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Charge-for-Oil Shift Gains Momentum

Lube Report - May 25, 2005

Safety-Kleens parent company on Monday announced it will begin charging to collect used oil from all non-contract genera ...

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Russia Moves Slowly on Oil Recycling

Lube Report - April 20, 2005

MOSCOW - Russia earlier this year implemented a federal law mandating treatment and recycling of various wastes, includi ...

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Newaltas Industrial Division Becomes Terrapure

Lube Report - February 2, 2005

Birch Hill Equity Partners completed its purchase of Newalta Corp.s Industrial Division last week, including its rerefin ...

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Clean Harbors Shifts Focus to Blending

Lube Report - January 5, 2005

Clean Harbors announced plans to create a division dedicated to finished lubricants within its rerefining and recycling ...