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Taxonomy Text Agreed for Gas and Nuclear

Sustainability Blogs - February 14, 2022

At the start of February, the European Commission finalized the proposal to add nuclear energy and natural gas-fired pow ...

Cepsa Nexolub Deliver Carbon-Neutral Base Oil

Cepsa Nexolub Deliver Carbon-Neutral Base Oil

Sustainability Blogs - February 11, 2022

Nexolub, a trader of petroleum derivatives and chemicals, and energy company Cepsa joined forces to deliver what they sa ...

Fit with 55 – More Gain with Morgan? – Germany Climate Policy Gets a Face

Fit with 55 – More Gain with Morgan? – Germany Climate Policy Gets a Face

Sustainability Blogs - February 11, 2022

The German Cabinet approved the appointment of 55-year old former Greenpeace leader Jennifer Morgan as special climate e ...

What’s the Deal with Lubricant Packaging?

What’s the Deal with Lubricant Packaging?

Lubes'n'Greases - February 1, 2022

Supply chain interruptions and other key disruptions have taken a toll on lubricant packaging. Is resolution in sight?

Tribochemistry Begets Sustainability?

Tribochemistry Begets Sustainability?

Lubes'n'Greases - February 1, 2022

Tribochemistry has long been a key science in the lubricant industry. Discover how the discipline is now aiding in the q ...

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Fuchs Forecasts Raw Material Shake-up

Lube Report EMEA - February 1, 2022

The lubricants industry – especially in Europe – will face largescale changes in coming years in the types of raw ma ...

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Infineum Restructures Executive Committee

Lube Report EMEA - February 1, 2022

Infineum announced last week that it is restructuring its executive committee by adding new directors in charge of susta ...

Words of the Years – From Wavebreaker to Carbon Neutrality?

Words of the Years – From Wavebreaker to Carbon Neutrality?

Sustainability Blogs - January 20, 2022

In its latest annual linguistics review, the Society for the German Language (GfdS) chose Wellenbrecher, or "wave breake ...

Not Clear On Nuclear

Not Clear On Nuclear

Sustainability Blogs - January 4, 2022

The new G7 president Germany has put climate change and reducing greenhouse gas emissions at the center of its political ...

What Factors Are Swaying EV Adoption in the U.S.?

What Factors Are Swaying EV Adoption in the U.S.?

Lubes'n'Greases - January 1, 2022

The transition to electric vehicles is imminent, but the speed of adoption remains debatable. Explore the factors that m ...

Are Additives Keeping Up?

Are Additives Keeping Up?

Lubes'n'Greases - January 1, 2022

As the lubricants industry enters a transformative period, no segment of the industry is spared. Discover how European a ...

In the Year, 25

In the Year, 25

Sustainability InSite - December 31, 2021

For more than 25 years, Lubes’n’Greases has been providing information to the global lubricant and grease industry. ...

It’s a Wonderful World – The Season for Climate Numerology

It’s a Wonderful World – The Season for Climate Numerology

Sustainability Blogs - December 20, 2021

Fifty years ago today was the first Earth Overshoot Day, when humanity’s demand for resources exceeded what the planet ...

New Additive Plant Feels Bite of China Carbon Regs

New Additive Plant Feels Bite of China Carbon Regs

Sustainability Blogs - December 17, 2021

Government scrutiny of carbon dioxide emissions made very tangible impacts recently on the business of Rianlon, a Chines ...

Environmentalists Sue VW Over Greenhouse Gases

Environmentalists Sue VW Over Greenhouse Gases

Sustainability InSite - December 15, 2021

Environmentalists are suing Volkswagen, contending the carmaker has infringed on their rights, which could set a precede ...

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Thursdays to Today – Fridays for Future

Sustainability Blogs - December 9, 2021

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Condat Gets Top Marks from EcoVadis

Condat Gets Top Marks from EcoVadis

Sustainability InSite - December 1, 2021

Industrial lubrication company Condat reached platinum level on the Ecovadis corporate social responsibility platform, p ...

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Volkswagen Faces New Emissions Lawsuit

Sustainability Blogs - November 30, 2021

German environmentalists are suing Volkswagen for its refusal to meet their demands to reduce its emissions.