Volume 3 Issue 48

Brazil Base Oil Output Recovering

The COVID-19 pandemic has battered domestic base oil production in Brazil, but the large amount base oils that the count...

Equity Firm Acquires Kano Labs

A private equity firm acquired Nashville, Tennessee-based Kano Laboratories, which produces branded penetrating oils and...

Vertex Reports Financial Improvement

Vertex Energy’s black oil segment, which includes its rerefineries and used oil collection business, reported a smalle...

Briefly Noted

Houston-based Kraton Corp. will increase prices up to 10% on its tall oil fatty acids effective Jan. 1, 2021. Tall oil fatty acids are used in manufacture of metalworking fluids and corrosion inhibitors, and in some types of industrial lubricants.