Volume 2 Issue 22

Ecuador Aims to Recycle More Used Lubes

The government of Ecuador aims for the country to recycle 100 percent of its used lubricants and has vowed to guarantee ...

Auto Sales Growth Forecast in Latin America

The passenger vehicle market in Latin America is projected to grow 4.3 percent in 2019 to 5.7 million new units, accordi...

Tribologists Urged to Accelerate Innovation

Attendees at the annual meeting of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers heard a call to accelerate thei...

Briefly Noted

Baltimore, Maryland-based Origin International Inc., which owns two used motor oil and lubricant collection businesses in the Mid-Atlantic and U.S. Gulf Coast regions, completed the acquisition of AQ Group BVBA last week. The latter provides mobile degassing, flaring, scrubber and filtering services for rail, truck, vessels and tanks. All Nippon Airways is now using ExxonMobil's Mobil Jet Oil 387 in the engines and generators of the airline's newly purchased Airbus A380 aircraft. The aircraft has begun service on a route between Tokyo and Honolulu, Hawaii.