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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Rerefining, Ready for Prime Time

Lube Report - June 15, 2011

New U.S. base oil rerefiners are popping up all over. Improved rerefining technologies, rising virgin base oil and finis ...


Rerefinery Opens in Bahrain

Lube Report - May 25, 2011

A Bahrainian petroleum products supplier earlier this year opened an oil rerefinery with capacity to produce 36,000 metr ...


Safety-Kleen to Boost Rerefining Capacity

Lube Report - November 10, 2010

Safety-Kleen Canada broke ground recently on a $26 million expansion of its Breslau, Ontario, rerefinery that will raise ...


Shell Refineries Face Uncertain Future

Lube Report - May 19, 2010

Royal Dutch Shell continues to negotiate with Essar for the potential sale of three European refineries, but it has also ...


Rerefining Gets Another U.S. Player

Lube Report - March 31, 2010

Heritage-Crystal Clean on Monday outlined plans for a new rerefinery in Indiana that would begin production in 2012 of a ...


Safety-Kleen Spreads Wings

Lube Report - October 22, 2008

Safety-Kleen Inc. on Monday announced a $15 million expansion of its East Chicago, Ind., rerefinery, which is expected t ...


Rerefining Needs Help, Says U.S. Study

Lube Report - October 18, 2006

The United States lags well behind many European countries in the recycling of used lubricants, and the U.S. rate is unl ...


New Rerefinery Rises on Wolverine Site

Lube Report - July 5, 2006

A Canadian start-up is planning to join the ranks of North Americas rerefiners. Saskalta Corp. is building a used oil pr ...