Solid Lubricants

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Squeezing Out Dusty Lubes

Lubes'n'Greases - April 1, 2020

Cold extrusion lubricants can kick up a lot of dust. A replacement for zinc stearate powders may be able to clear the ai ...

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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 ...

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Toyo Drilube Expands in Indochina

Lube Report Asia - March 3, 2015

Japans Toyo Drilube will expand its facility in Vietnam in April and consolidate its two facilities in Thailand by June ...

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Lubrication Made Solid

Lubes'n'Greases - May 27, 2014

Standard greases and lubricants can easily handle most ball or roller bearing applications. But more demanding environme ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Pastes Poised for Growth

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - April 25, 2014

Lubricating pastes may be a low-volume category, but where used they solve tricky problems such as heavy loads and poten ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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More Money for Moly

Lube Report - September 5, 2007

MPH Ventures Corp. has signed an agreement with Rio Algom Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of BHP Billiton Ltd., and with ...

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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 ...

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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 ...